The United States have identified, on Sunday, 55 187 new cases of contamination coronavirus in the space of 24 hours, the lowest figure for nearly two weeks, according to the counting of the Johns Hopkins University, in which reference is made.
These new cases include 4 229 624 the total number of cases recorded since the beginning of the epidemic in the countries most affected by the virus in the world, according to the count set at 20: 30 by the university, based in Baltimore.
The number of dead has established itself, now to 146 909, including 518 deaths these past 24 hours.
This is the first time, since 13 July, that the number of new infections below the level of 60 000. The number of deaths was, for its part, higher than 1000 in the last four days.