The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus around the world has now topped 8 million as the World Health Organization continues to warn that while the virus has slowed in parts of Europe it is gaining speed in other parts of the world, including parts of Africa and the Americas. More than 100,000 new cases are reported globally every day, the WHO said Monday, and U.S. states that have reopened continue to see new cases climb.
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- Global cases: More than 8.15 million
- Global deaths: At least 441,407
- U.S. cases: More than 2.13 million