Loads of stories in here • Italy has turned the corner. New cases falling • US? >100k *new cases this week* • China squashed its outbreak, but as restrictions are lifted, cases rebound. Lockdowns don’t end overnight ⚠️ • Japan looked like a success story, but cases now rising
Total global #COVID19 cases now 858,928 Up 73216 from yesterday of which China +36 (35 imported), EU +30126 Mortality rate is now 4.9% with Italy’s mortality rate now 11.7%, Spain is 8.8%, Netherlands is 8.2%
Coronavirus might have given the planet a chance to heal... 🌏 The @esa says an earth-observation satellite has detected a significant reduction in pollutant nitrogen dioxide in northern Italy and China's Hubei province since lockdowns were imposed. #Pollution #Coronavirus
1. The US is undoubtedly NOT #1 in terms of actual coronavirus cases. China has been lying. 2. Increased diagnoses of coronavirus say nothing about the quality of our system. Italy has far fewer diagnosed cases and seven times as many deaths. 3. Everyone is stupid.
NEW: Friday 27 March update of coronavirus mortality trajectories • UK has more dead at this stage than any country except Spain & Italy ⚠️ • US now clearly more deaths than China or Iran, could soon pass France • India added Live version FREE TO READ
China has reacted to the outbreak of coronavirus in Italy by sending aid. The US has reacted by suspending flights. Who is the superpower?