4 weeks US nears 6 million Covid-19 cases Manilatimes |World
WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States neared six million coronavirus cases on Sunday (Monday in Manila), nearly a quarter of the planet’s total, as nations around the world battle to contain the raging pandemic. Global coronavirus infections soared past 25 million, as countries tightened restrictions to halt the health crisis that has upended life for most of humanity. A million additional cases have been detected globally roughly every four days since mid-July, according to an Agence France-Presse tally, with India on Sunday setting the record for the highest single-day rise in cases with 78,761. The world’s hardest hit country, the United ... more