more than 10,000 dead and 240,000 infected worldwide

more than 10,000 dead and 240,000 infected worldwide

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Indonesias red cross member wearing a protective suit sits before spraying disinfectant to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a prison complex in Jakarta, Indonesia, March 20, 2020. REUTERS / Wahyuwidi Cinthya

The new pandemic coronavirus it has already left more than 240,000 people infected and caused more than 10,000 deaths worldwide, with Italy positioned as the country with the most fatalities.

According to the global balance updated in the early hours of this Friday by Johns Hopkins University, the pandemic spread by 160 countries and territories, leaving a total of 244,523 infected people and 10,031 fatalities. While, another 86,031 managed to be cured of the Covid-19 virus.

Italy is the country with the most deaths (3,405) and it also has 41,035 infections and 4,440 cured people. The other most affected region is still China (3,252 fatalities and 81,199 infections).

Iran It is the third most affected country with 18,047 cases, 1,284 deaths and 5,979 people cured. A little behind Spain with a total of 18,077 infections, 833 deaths and 1,107 people cured.

The situation in the rest of the most affected countries

Germany: 15,320 infected people, 44 deceased and 113 healed people.

United States: 14,520 cases, with 205 fatalities and 121 people recovered.

France: 11,010 cases, with 372 fatalities and twelve people recovered.

South Korea: 8,652 positives, 94 deaths and 1,540 people cured.

Switzerland: 4,164 positive cases and 43 deaths.

United Kingdom: 2,716 cases and 138 deaths.

Netherlands: 2,468 positive cases, with 77 fatalities.

Austria: 2,013 infected people and six fatalities

Norway, Belgium, Sweden and Denmark complete the list of countries with more than a thousand infected people.

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