The number of deaths among patients with coronavirus infection has exceeded 170 thousand in the United States. This information was published on its website by Johns Hopkins University, which collects data from local and federal authorities, as well as open sources.
A total of 170,019 patients died. In addition, since the start of the pandemic in the United States, 5,401,167 people have been infected with the coronavirus. Worldwide, there are 21,590,578 cases of COVID-19, more than 773 thousand people have died.
On August 14, the head of the US National Institutes of Health, Francis Collins, said that vaccines for COVID-19 being developed in the US would not be registered until the end of November.
On August 11, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus advised countries to follow the example of New Zealand in combating the spread of coronavirus infection.
Earlier in the day, American billionaire and Microsoft founder Bill Gates called the timeline for the end of the coronavirus pandemic for some countries. In his opinion, it will end by the end of 2021.
All information on the situation with coronavirus is available on the websites of stopcoronavirus.rf and access to all.rf. Coronavirus hotline: 8 (800) 2000-112. In addition, information is available using the hashtag #WeWeTogether.