The number of victims COVID-19 in the United States is growing at an alarming rate

According to the Johns Hopkins University, conducting calculations based on data from Federal and local authorities, in the USA the number of victims of the disease caused by a novel coronavirus COVID-19, exceeded 1000, vaiciulis three day fast three times.

as at 23:00 East coast time USA (06:00 Moscow time) the number of recorded deaths of the disease was 1031. At the same time in the US was 68 572 cases of infection, reports TASS.

on Wednesday evening local time, the U.S. Senate approved a package of economic stimulus measures aimed at overcoming the consequences of the spread of coronavirus in the amount of $ 2 trillion. The document received 90 votes, with 60 needed.Now the package must be approved by the House of representatives.

the Outbreak caused by a novel coronavirus, the disease was recorded in the end of 2019 in China, and later it spread to more than 150 countries and was recognized. According to the latest data in the world has infected more than 470 thousand people, more than 21 thousand cases died.