17 January 2022,   11:03
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The number of people infected with coronavirus in the United States exceeds one million

The coronavirus pandemic surpassed another grim milestone, with more than three million cases of COVID-19 now reported worldwide.


Numbers compiled by Johns Hopkins University found that the total number of confirmed cases worldwide achieves 3 065 812.


The outbreak has also claimed the lives of more than 211 662 people around the world.


The United States remained the hardest-hit nation with 1 010 507 infected people.


So far, the country has recorded the highest number of deaths at 56 803.

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