The United States has identified Saturday 68 212 new cases of contamination coronavirus in the space of 24 hours, according to the counting of the Johns Hopkins university, in which reference is made.
These new cases include 4 174 437 the total number of cases recorded since the beginning of the epidemic in the countries most affected by the virus in the world, according to the count set at 20: 30 by the university, based in Baltimore.
The number of dead has established itself now at 146 391, of which 1067 deaths these past 24 hours.
After having experienced an improvement towards the end of the spring, the United States see since several weeks the epidemic is starting to increase again, particularly in the south and west of the country.
These last 12 days, the number of new cases daily was exceeded once at each 60 000.