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the Institute for health metrics and evaluation at the University of Washington predicted over 200 thousand deaths from the coronavirus in the United States by October. About it reports RIA Novosti news Agency.

According to the calculations of researchers, by October 1, the number of deaths from the coronavirus in the country will reach 201 129 people. Daily mortality in the U.S. reached a peak of 16 April. Then there were 2287 deaths.

According to the latest data, the U.S. recorded more than 2.1 million cases of infection with coronavirus. Of these, 116 thousand people died, more 561,8 thousand — cured. In total there are over 7.9 million cases COVID-19.