The number of new cases of infection with coronavirus in the United States on Friday reached 45 242 and has become a new daily record, according to Reuters, citing its own calculations.

According to the Johns Hopkins University, who leads their calculations, the number of deaths of patients with COVID-19 exceeded 125 thousand. According to the University, for all time in the United States recorded 467 2 510 cases of infection, over 663 thousand people were recovered.

Earlier, U.S. President Donald trump said that on the background of the increasing number of cases of infection with coronavirus in the country reduced the number of deaths.

In March, the who announced the outbreak COVID-19 pandemic. According to the organization, the number of cases of infection in the world exceeded 9.4 million, died more than 484 thousand people.