In the United States 26 June was a new record for daily growth of new cases of infection with coronavirus. About says the Agency Reuters, citing data from Federal and local authorities.
During the day in 45 States were confirmed 242 cases COVID-19 is the absolute maximum since the beginning of the epidemic and almost 6 thousand cases more than the previous record, which was registered on June 25.
This week in the United States virtually daily fix the daily records, the maximum score before this was recorded in April, and then the intensity of infection began to fall. According to estimates by the Associated Press, over the past two weeks the average daily increase in new infections in the U.S. increased by more than 50%.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 9.8 million, of which more than 4.9 million recovered, more than 494 thousand died.
USA ranks first in the world in the number of infected (2,46 million) and the number of deaths (over 125 million).