Russia surpasses Spain and is already the second country in the world with the highest number of coronavirus infections

Russia surpasses Spain and is already the second country in the world with the highest number of coronavirus infections

President Vladimir Putin announced yesterday in a video conference that, to prevent the economy from collapsing completely, there will be no more additional non-working days in the fight against COVID-19 and that he leaves it up to the country’s territories to decide which limitations to apply depending on the particular...

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Brazil totals 610 deaths from coronavirus in one day and reaches 9,146

Brazil totals 610 deaths from coronavirus in one day and reaches 9,146

Brazil counted 610 new deaths from the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 9,146, while confirmed cases exceeded 135,000 in the country, the Health Ministry reported Thursday. This is the third consecutive day in which the daily number of deaths from COVID-19 is...

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South Korea reopens schools on May 13 with mandatory masks

South Korea reopens schools on May 13 with mandatory masks

South Korea has announced that it will open schools from May 13 after no new communitarian infections have been registered in the last few days. However, health authorities have urged the 5.5 million students in the pre-school, primary and secondary grades to take extra precautions while preparing an action plan...

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U.S. Nears One Millionth Contagion Record

U.S. Nears One Millionth Contagion Record

The United States is already home to a record one million cases of coronavirus. 972,969 detected. That adds up to 55,118 deaths. Not counting, of course, the thousands who could have died without prior diagnosis, in nursing homes or at home. This Monday there were 7,184 new cases and 237...

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The contagion curve shoots up in Russia to almost 6,000 a day

The contagion curve shoots up in Russia to almost 6,000 a day

As official figures begin to show, after an initial “optimistic” phase, the new coronavirus pandemic is beginning to run rampant in Russia. In a single day, the country has registered 5,849 new cases, bringing the total to more than 68,600 infected people, according to the state centre responsible for the...

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France passes the 20,000 death mark after adding 547 on the last day

France passes the 20,000 death mark after adding 547 on the last day

France has recorded 20,265 deaths from coronavirus since the beginning of the epidemic on Monday, after adding 547 deaths in the last 24 hours, of which 444 occurred in hospitals, to 12,513 in those centers. Health authorities said the other 7,752 deaths occurred in nursing homes and dependency centers, where...

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