The United States has, for the third consecutive day, a record of new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, according to the count on Friday at 20: 30 (0: 30 a.m. GMT Saturday) from the Johns Hopkins university. The 77 638 new infections a day are nearly 3.64 million the number of positive cases in the country since the beginning of the pandemic.
The Covid-19 there has also been 927 new victims in 24 hours, for a total of 139 128 people dead, according to the university based in Baltimore, whose balance sheets are reference. The United States have known for several weeks, an outbreak of infections in the south and west of the country, by far the most affected region in the world in absolute value.
New record also in California
In California, the health authorities of the county of Los Angeles reported more than 4 500 new cases in a day Thursday, a record. "This week, we have gone a step very worrying," said in a press release Barbara Ferrer, head of public health services in the county. "Without the drastic actions taken by each, we will not be able to again curb the spread. "In Texas, and in Arizona, the local authorities have ordered refrigerated trucks to increase the capacity of the morgues.
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