Friday, 17 July 2020 17:16

 

The World Health Organization is holding a news briefing Friday on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 13.83 million people worldwide and killed at least 590,600, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University.

On Monday,WHO officials said the United States and Brazil accounted for half of the new daily coronavirus cases as countries across the globe struggle to contain their outbreaks.

The U.S. and Brazil reported 111,319 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday, roughly half of all the new cases disclosed to health authorities worldwide, according to the WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

Watch Live:WHO Press Briefing Below.:

Courtesy of CNBC.