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See all our coronavirus coverage 12.06am GMT Hello and welcome to our global coronavirus news liveblog.For the first time since the outbreak began, China’s number of confirmed Covid-19 infections is outnumbered by another country’s: the United States. As the World Health Organization warned could happen earlier this week, the US is now the centre of the virus, with 83,507 confirmed cases. China has 81,782 and Italy is not far behind, with 80,589. Continue reading…
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Author : Helen Sullivan
Publish date : 2020-03-27 00:07:29
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