I’m 6166978 people infected with Coronavirus around the world, 372037 the dead. The United States remains the country most affected with 1790191 contagions, follow Brazil (514849) and Russia (405843). By death toll, after the United States (104383), the United Kingdom is the country most affected with 38571 dead, Italy follows (33415), according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
In the United States, 598 deaths from Coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours, the total rising to 104,383. While the infections are 1790191. The United States has sent 2 million doses of hydroxychloroquine, the antimalarial drug, that Donald Trump had said to take to prevent contagion, and on which the WHO had expressed concern, in Brazil. The drug will be used in a preventive way to “help defend nurses, doctors and healthcare professionals from the virus”, but will also be used as a treatment “to treat infected Brazilians”.
Latin America has overcome one million infections (1,010,279), + 35 thousand in the past 24 hours. The dead are 51,216 (+1,100). This is what emerges from data processed by the news agency Handle.
Over half of the total infections are in Brazil (514849), where +16,400 cases were registered in 24 hours, according to the Ministry of Health. 480 died, the total death toll rises to 29,314.