WORLD The latest: COVID-19 outbreak worldwide (Updated August 30)


The latest: COVID-19 outbreak worldwide (Updated August 30)

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10:41, August 30, 2020

Globally, as of 10 am BJT on Sunday, there have been 24,587,513 confirmed cases of coronavirus, including 833,556 deaths, reported the World Health Organization.


Slovenia's Primoz Roglic, center left, wears a face mask prior to the start of the first stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 156 kilometers (97 miles) with start and finish in Nice, southern France, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020. (Photo: AP)

Current status (data as of 10 am BJT, August 30):

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Sources: Xinhua, Johns Hopkins University, national public health agencies.

The outbreak has now claimed 186,092 lives in the US, the most of any country, with a total of 6,087,716 infections, according to a tally by the 1Point3Acres virus tracker as of 10 am BJT on Sunday.

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Brazil have increased to 3,846,153 with 120,262 deaths, Johns Hopkins reported.

India has confirmed a total of 3,463,972 COVID-19 cases, raising the number of deaths to 62,550.

Russia has confirmed 982,573 cases of COVID-19, with the number of deaths at 16,977.

Peru has reported 629,961 COVID-19 cases and 28,471 deaths from the virus so far.

South Africa has recorded 622,551 confirmed cases and 13,981 deaths.

It is followed by Mexico with 63,819 deaths from 591,712 infections.

The Colombia's confirmed cases have increased to 590,492, with the number of deaths at 18,766, according to the JHU virus tracker.

The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 29,011 lives in Spain, bringing the total number of infections to 439,286.

A total of 408,009 people in Chile have tested positive for COVID-19, with the death toll at 11,181.

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