11:06 / 27.03.2020
US overtakes China and Italy in number of coronavirus cases

The United States now has more coronavirus cases than any other country in the world.

Photo: RIA news agency

According to Johns Hopkins University, over 82,400 people in the United States are diagnosed with coronavirus.

It should be noted that there were 81,782 known cases in China and 80,589 in Italy. 

Over 120,000 people worldwide have recovered from COVID-19, while more than 23,000 people have died.

Italy reported the highest death toll with more than 8,200 deaths.