january 2021

Global COVID-19 death toll set to pass 2 million | Coronavirus Latest

Reported global coronavirus deaths are set to hit two million. Even as countries race to vaccinate their populations, the COVID-19 death toll continues to rise at an alarming rate. New variants of the coronavirus, which scientists believe are more transmissible, have been blamed for a surge in infections. Across the world, countries are facing a second or third wave, with many governments tightening lockdowns already in place.