WORLD The latest: COVID-19 outbreak worldwide (Updated June 5)


The latest: COVID-19 outbreak worldwide (Updated June 5)

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10:21, June 05, 2021

The total number of deaths from the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide has increased to 3,708,248 with the global confirmed cases reaching 172,446,460 as of 10:00 am BJT on Saturday, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

A health worker collects a nasal swab at a COVID-19 testing center in Hyderabad, India, on June 4, 2021. (Photo: Xinhua)

Current status (data as of 10:00 am BJT, June 5):

Source: Johns Hopkins University

The outbreak has now claimed 596,999 lives in the US, the most of any country, with a total of 33,342,974 infections.

India has confirmed a total of 28,574,350 COVID-19 cases, raising the number of deaths to 340,702.

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Brazil have increased to 16,841,408 with 470,842 deaths, Johns Hopkins reported.

France has recorded 5,762,637 confirmed cases and 110,078 deaths.

Turkey has confirmed 5,276,468 cases of COVID-19, with the number of deaths at 47,976.

The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 120,974 lives in Russia, bringing the total number of infections to 5,049,210.

The UK's confirmed cases have increased to 4,521,919, with the number of deaths at 128,086, according to the JHU virus tracker.

A total of 4,227,719 people in Italy have tested positive for COVID-19, with the death toll at 126,415.

Argentina has reported 3,915,397 COVID-19 cases and 80,411 deaths from the virus so far.

It is followed by Germany with 89,082 deaths from 3,704,685 infections.

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