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- Global cases: More than 343,421
- Global deaths: At least 14,790
- US cases: At least 35,224
- US deaths: At least 471
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
11:14 am: G-7 finance officials plan coronavirus response call on Tuesday
Finance ministers and central bank governors from the G-7 wealthy democracies plan to hold a conference call on Tuesday morning to discuss their coronavirus response efforts, a source familiar with the plans said.
The call, to be led by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, will likely result in a statement from the G-7 finance officials, who remain in close touch and are coordinating their efforts, the source told Reuters. —Reuters