I’m nearly 5.5 million coronavirus cases worldwide. According to the latest report updated (as of May 25) by Johns Hopkins University (based in Baltimore, USA), the number of infections has reached 5,497,532, with the United States leading the ranking with 1,662,768 cases followed by Brazil, with 374,898 infections, and Russia, with 353,427. As for the victims – reveals the Adnkronos agency – there are 346,269 worldwide, with the United States having 98,223 deaths, then the United Kingdom with 36,996 and Italy with 32,877 deaths. There have been 532 deaths from coronaviruses in the United States in the past 24 hours. The effects of the coronavirus pandemic in Latin America, with a new strong increase in the last 24 hours both of the infections (765.662, +31.000) and of the dead (41.462, +1.600). This is what emerges from a statistical processing carried out by the ANSA on data concerning 34 Latin American countries and territories. The Brazil, solidly the second most affected country in the world after the United States, has recorded 374,898 infections and 23,473 deaths. Peru (123,979 and 3,626), and Chile (73,997 and 761) follow.