WORLD UK coronavirus daily cases pass 50,000 for first time since January

WORLD

UK coronavirus daily cases pass 50,000 for first time since January

Xinhua

08:50, July 17, 2021

People wearing face masks walk along the River Thames in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday. (Photos: Xinhua)

A sign reminding people to wear face masks is seen outside the London Eye in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

Visitors wearing face masks queue to board the London Eye in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

A woman wearing a face mask peers through a pod on the London Eye in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

A woman wearing a face mask walks along the River Thames in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

People wearing face masks walk along the Southbank in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

A sign of a vaccination center is seen in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday. (Photo by Ray Tang/Xinhua)

A woman wearing a face mask pushes a shopping trolly along a road in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

People wearing face masks are seen at Piccadilly Circus in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

People wearing face masks walk at Piccadilly Circus in London, Britain, on July 16, 2021. Britain has recorded more than 50,000 new daily coronavirus cases, the highest number since mid-January, according to official data released Friday.

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