Record for coronavirus infection broken in U.S.

Record for coronavirus infection broken in U.S.

More than 230,000 cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus have been reported in the past 24 hours in the United States, according to the Johns Hopkins National Cancer Institute.

In all, there are 15.8 million cases of infection in the country, with about 6.1 million of them ending in recovery. More than 295,000 patients have died from COVID-19-related causes.

The United States leads all countries in the number of reported cases. Worldwide, there have been over 71.1 million of them, with nearly 1.6 million deaths.

In Russia, according to official data, for the past 24 hours recorded more than 28 thousand new cases of the disease. Most of them account for Moscow.

December 10 it was reported that the United States has set a record for mortality from the coronavirus: the country was first recorded more than three thousand deaths from the virus in a single day.