Coronavirus live updates: Brazil faces criticism over data; Germany reports record plunge in exports
U.S. President Donald Trump could restart rallies in the next two weeks as his campaign gears up for the November presidential election. Trump last held a rally in March before pausing those events due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Meanwhile, the World Health Organization said data from countries doing “detailed contact tracing” shows the virus transmits from asymptomatic individuals to others only in “very rare” instances. Preliminary evidence from the earliest outbreaks showed the virus was being spread from person-to-person contact, even from people who did not show symptoms.
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- Global cases: More than 7 million
- Global deaths: At least 404,413
- U.S. cases: More than 1.96 million
- U.S. deaths: At least 110,990
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
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