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Covid updates: The death toll from the global pandemic is nearly one million
Covid updates: The death toll from the global pandemic is close to one million ̵
1; BBC News
The number of coronavirus deaths in the world is close to a million, with the United States, Brazil and India accounting for almost half of the total, according to Johns Hopkins University.
But the numbers are likely to be much higher, as tests remain low in many countries and no virus-related deaths are reported.
More than 33 million cases have been confirmed worldwide, says John Hopkins
The UK government reports 4,044 new cases, with the daily total falling for the third day in a row
Nearly two-thirds of the Welsh population is under “blockade” after new measures were imposed in three other areas at 18:00 BST
The new contact tracking app in the UK has been downloaded 12.4 million times, says Health Minister Matt Hancock
The mayor of Greater Manchester called for an “urgent review” of curfew at 22:00 for pubs and restaurants
Traffic restrictions expand in Madrid, while new restrictions take effect in Paris and Brussels
The Netherlands is also introducing new rules, including working from home where possible and restrictions on groups