Now the total number of officially confirmed cases of the disease in the country is 401,608. Relevant data released by Johns Hopkins University.
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At the same time, 22,398 patients recovered from coronavirus in the United States.
Recall that earlier in the United States the most fatal cases due to coronavirus were recorded on April 4. Then 1 344 people died per day.
In general, coronavirus was recorded in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and other American territories.
The state of New York has become one of the global centers of the COVID-19 pandemic in the world, because it is there that the majority of infections in the USA were recorded.
As of April 8, in the state of New York, 4,009 people have already died from the coronavirus. Morgues are crowded, hospitals do not have enough beds for patients, and doctors write wills.
The United States leads in the number of coronavirus cases in the world, followed by Italy and Spain.
President Donald Trump admitted that there are “very, very painful days ahead.” According to recent estimates, between 100 thousand and 240 thousand Americans can die from the virus.
Coronavirus in the USA: what is known
The World Health Organization has warned that the United States could become the new epicenter of the spread of coronavirus. On March 13, the United States temporarily stopped transport links with Europe, Britain, Ireland, and Canada for a month. March 13, Donald Trump declared a state of emergency. Subsequently, in the USA they approved the first medicine against coronavirus – patients will be treated with the help of blood plasma of those who have already recovered from COVID-2019. The US government will give each family 3 thousand dollars because of the coronavirus. In addition, clinical trials of the coronavirus vaccine are starting in the United States.
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