Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) depart with a affected person at Hialeah Hospital the place the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) sufferers are handled, in Hialeah, Florida, July 29, 2020.
Marco Bello | Reuters
Virtually 300,000 new coronavirus instances had been reported to the World Well being Group during the last 24 hours, marking the most important single-day improve ever, the company mentioned Friday.
Greater than half of the 292,527 new instances reported on Thursday got here from the Americas with 171,946 instances , based on knowledge from the WHO. Southeast Asia reported the second most variety of instances with 60,113 reported infections, adopted by Europe with 25 241, based on the WHO.
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