20,000 daily cases in Brazil +++ 5 million coronavirus contractions wordwide | Coronavirus Update
More than 5 million people are now known to have contracted the coronavirus. New infections are easing in Europe and the US, but experts say a second wave is inevitable. New cases are surging in Latin America. Brazil, which reported the continent’s first case back in February, is seeing the most new cases. On Wednesday alone, the country recorded almost 20,000 new infections. If the trend continues, its likely that Brazil could soon have the second-highest number of cases in the world.