WASHINGTON | The United States recorded Tuesday a new dark record, with nearly 2 600 people dead from new coronavirus in 24 hours, the heaviest balance sheet daily identified by a country, according to the counting of the Johns Hopkins university.
The United States has deplored 2 569 death between 20: 30 Wednesday, and the day before at the same time, according to figures the university updated continuously. This is the balance sheet of the u.s. 28 326 people dead in total.
The previous record for the number of deaths on one day (2 228) there had been recorded the day before.
“The battle continues, but the data suggest that across the country, we have passed the peak of new cases,” said the american president during his daily press conference, promising to unveil Thursday its tracks for the déconfinement.
The United States has since the end of march the largest number of officially reported cases, with more than 637 000 infections diagnosed. Approximately 3.2 million tests have been carried out in the country.