The US leads the nations of the world in cases by far, accounting for well over a third of the global total. Asia has reported about 11% and the Middle East 11% and 9% of all cases.
The number of people who have contracted the coronavirus infection in Russian Federation has increased by 6,791, consistent with the daily increase dynamics of the past three days, the country's COVID-19 Response Center said in a daily update on Sunday.
CT and Rhode Island are the only two states reporting a drop in new weekly cases, according to Johns Hopkins University.
The milestone comes at a time when multiple countries have indicated progress in their efforts to quell the spread of a novel coronavirus, while other nations and states question their decision-making processes as COVID-19 cases continue to spike.More news: Macy’s to cut 4,000 jobs due to COVID-19
In Massachusetts, there have been at least 108,443 cases of COVID-19 and 8,041 deaths attributed to the illness. More than 7 million residents were tested in Beijing earlier this month, after a cluster of infections there was linked to a large food market.
There have been 499,296 global deaths from the virus, according to the university's count.
The United States has yet to get a grip on the COVID-19 pandemic, with 36 states seeing a rise in week-to-week COVID-19 infections.More news: Trump promotes video showing apparent supporter shouting 'white power'
As populous states including Florida and Texas recorded surging case numbers this week, state officials tightened restrictions on business again.
Bolsonaro takes the "prize for the most disastrous combination of denial and lack of taking any measures", Sánchez-Garzoli said.
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