WHO sees U.S. soon passing 10 million COVID-19 cases as surge continues

BRASILIA (Reuters) - The United States will soon pass 10 million COVID-19 infections as record-breaking numbers of cases continue, the World Health Organization's regional office said on Wednesday. The Pan-American Health Organization warned that COVID-19 cases are still surging in the Americas, averaging 150,000 a day in last week, its Assistant Director Jarbas Barbosa said

Reuters November 12, 2020 00:10:40 IST
WHO sees U.S. soon passing 10 million COVID-19 cases as surge continues

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BRASILIA (Reuters) - The United States will soon pass 10 million COVID-19 infections as record-breaking numbers of cases continue, the World Health Organization's regional office said on Wednesday.

The Pan-American Health Organization warned that COVID-19 cases are still surging in the Americas, averaging 150,000 a day in last week, its Assistant Director Jarbas Barbosa said. Parts of Canada, some states in Mexico, including the capital, are experiencing spikes, he said.

(Reporting by Anthony Boadle)

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