US adds 1,255 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours: Johns Hopkins

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Washington, United States - The country -- hardest hit by the pandemic in terms of the number of fatalities -- has now confirmed a total of 1,576,542 cases, the Baltimore-based school reported.



By AFP

Published: Fri 22 May 2020, 5:52 AM

Last updated: Fri 22 May 2020, 7:56 AM

The United States recorded 1,255 coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 94,661, according to the latest real-time tally Thursday reported by Johns Hopkins University.
The country -- hardest hit by the pandemic in terms of the number of fatalities -- has now confirmed a total of 1,576,542 cases, the Baltimore-based school reported.


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