The number of cases COVID 19 in the United States exceeded one million

Victims of the epidemic were already more than 56 thousand people, follows from the data of health services of the United States.

Meanwhile, the growth in the incidence and number of deaths has slowed somewhat since last Friday.

Vice-President Mike Pence said earlier that the situation with the spread COVID-19 in the country as a whole is encouraging, despite the fact that the expected increase in the number of diseases.

“We are seeing very positive trends in terms of number of hospitalizations, income in intensive care,” said Pence in a press conference at the White house.

He noted that the coronavirus has already checked more than 5.1 million Americans. Pence explained that it is in connection with the increase in the number of tests data on the number of people infected will continue to rise.