Worldwide Coronavirus Cases Cross 29.27 Million, Death Toll at 926,716
Saudi Press Agency
Tuesday 1442/1/27 - 2020/09/15
London, September 15, 2020, SPA -- More than 29.27 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 926,716 have died, according to a Reuters tally.
Russia reported 5,529 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, pushing its national tally to 1,073,849, the fourth largest in the world. Authorities said 150 people had died in the last 24 hours, bringing the official death toll to 18,785.
In Germany, confirmed coronavirus cases rose by 1,407 to 261,762 and the death toll rose by 12 to 9,362, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Tuesday.
Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.
12:22 LOCAL TIME 09:22 GMT
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