Seventh day to more than 60,000 cases of COVID-19 in the United States

(Washington) The United States recorded more than 58 00 0 new cases of coronavirus contamination in 20 hours, according to the count Monday at 20 h 30 from Johns Hopkins University.

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The 60 288 new infections identified over a day are more of 3, 82 million the total number of positive cases in the country since the start of the pandemic, which appeared in December in China before spreading to the rest of the world.

COVID – 19 also caused the death of 448 people in 20 hours, for a total of 140 922 death, according to the Baltimore-based university, whose reports refer to.

By far the most affected country in the world in absolute terms, the United States has recorded more than 60 every day for a week. 00 0 new daily cases, with a peak at 77 638 case Friday.

The outbreak of infections is particularly important in the south and west of the country.

The number of COVID patients – 18 hospitalized in Los Angeles, California, has thus reached a new record this weekend.

In Florida, another focus of the epidemic on American soil, Monday only remained 07% Of beds available in intensive care units.

Criticized for his management of the health crisis and in particular his refusal to order the wearing of the generalized mask, the governor of the State Ron DeSantis called on his patients to do a serological test and to donate their plasma if they possessed antibodies.