7:26 am: Where are we in the evolution of the disease?
According to This site, which gives the data of the epidemic in real time, this Tuesday morning we count:
– 80,147 cases worldwide (including 77,000 in China)
– 2,663 dead
– 27,418 people healed
In South Korea, the main focus of the epidemic outside China, South Korean health authorities announced on Tuesday 60 new cases, the weakest growth recorded in the last four days. In this country, the coronavirus has killed eight people.
In Italy, the most affected country in Europe, there have been seven dead and 229 infected, including 167 cases in Lombardy. Two weeks of quarantine have been decreed for eleven cities in the north of the country.