The number of patients with coronavirus in the United States exceeded 2 million, at least 18 states reported a jump in hospital admissions after Memorial Day.
Two weeks after the start of mass protests against racism and police abuse in some states, a surge in the number of patients is observed. However, in general, the country’s pandemic can be controlled, as many protesters wear masks and follow distance rules, said Vice President Mike Pence.
More than 7.4 million people were infected worldwide, 418 thousand died. More than 3.7 million are officially recognized as recovered.