COVID-19 has now infected more than 354,000 people, and counting worldwide, and killed at least 15,430 people, according to CDC, WHO. ECDC, and NHC.
The United States is now ranked third with 35,530 coronavirus cases confirmed and 473 deaths caused by this terrible virus. Italy has the most deaths, surpassing China last week with over 5400, and has 60.000 confirmed cases. China. where the virus emerged in December, is now third in cases confirmed and deaths.
Global cases have more than doubled in the past week, according to the World Health Organization, and worldwide deaths have nearly tripled.
On Friday, WHO officials warned against dismissing the coronavirus as just a bad outbreak of the flu, saying it has overwhelmed health systems around the world in just a few weeks.
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