Brazil ranked second in the world in the number of infected
A total of 1,260 new COVID-19 deaths have been registered in the United States in the last 24 hours, said Johns Hopkins University, which summarizes data from various sources in the country, AFP reported.
Thus, the total number of deaths in the United States is now 95,921 with about 1.6 million registered in the country. The United States ranks first in both indicators in the world. Currently, the capital Washington is already in first place in the United States in terms of the rate of spread of the infection, BTA reports.
Meanwhile, Brazil has already overtaken Russia and came in second place in the total number of infected, which in the South American country is already almost 231 thousand. It is also approaching Western European countries such as Britain, Spain and Italy in terms of the number of deaths. In Brazil, they are already over 21,000, and in the last day alone they have grown by over 1,000.
A record number of deaths in the last 24 hours – 479, registered the southern neighbor of the United States – Mexico, plus another 2960 infected, according to data from the Ministry of Health in the country. Thus, there are a total of 62,527 infected and almost 7,000 dead.