Greater than 9 million folks have now been contaminated with the coronavirus worldwide, based on an AFP tally drawing on official sources, as of Monday 1520 GMT.
Greater than half of the 9,000,091 circumstances are in Europe and the USA: Europe having recorded 2,537,451 and the USA 2,281,903.
The variety of circumstances worldwide has doubled since Could 16 and greater than one million new circumstances have been recorded prior to now seven days. The official figures however mirror solely a fraction of the true quantity, as many nations solely take a look at critical circumstances.
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