There are more than 350 thousand coronavirus deaths in the world, the United States remains the country most affected with 98916 victims, follow UK (37130) and Italy (32955). The total cases are 5589932. In terms of number of infections, after the United States, Brazil is the second most affected country with 391222 cases, Russia follows (362342), according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
In the past 24 hours 657 people have died in the United States, for the third consecutive day the number of victims in the country remains below 700 deaths. The total death toll in the US rises to 98,916. The total cases are 1,681,212.
Twitter denies Trump
For the first time, the president of the United States was “corrected” by Twitter, who reported two tweets by Donald Trump with the “verify the facts” notice and a link where the president’s statements are called “unfounded” , according to US media reports. In the two tweets Trump mentioned the risk of fraud after the governor of California spoke of the possibility of voting in the mail due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
“There is no way to imagine that mail order voting is nothing more than a substantially fraudulent operation. The governor of California is about to send ballot papers to millions of people. Everyone who lives in the state. It doesn’t matter how they got there. After that, political professionals go to tell them how they should vote. All people who had never even thought about what to vote for, “tweeted the president.
Trump attacked Twitter for the gesture: «He is interfering in the 2020 presidential election. They are saying that my statement on the vote by mail, which will lead to massive corruption and fraud, is incorrect, based on Fake News fact-checking. CNN he was born in Washington Post “. For the US president, “Twitter is completely suppressing freedom of speech and I will not allow that to happen!”
Trump attacks Obama
Trump also attacked Obama, after he himself ended up at the center of controversy for playing golf on Memorial Day weekend, where the deaths for Covid-19 were also remembered. “Wasn’t Obama surprised when he played golf on a field in Virginia, despite his wife Michelle inviting people to stay home before and after his game in an important public service message?” Fully two weights and two measures, “said the president.
In the last hours in Latin America + 32 thousand cases have been recorded and +1900 deaths, the total number of infections has risen to 798,553, the victims to 43,304, according to data from the news agency Handle. Brazil remains the most affected country (391,222 cases, 24,512 deaths), followed by Peru (129,751 and 3,788) and Chile (77,961 and 806).
In particular in Peru in the last 24 hours 5,772 new cases have been recorded, but so many. The total number of infections rises to 129,751. The dead reached 3,788, +159 yesterday.