The first person died of COVID-19 on January 11, 2020. The one millionth victim by October 1, 2020.
That’s 263 days from 1 to 1,000,000. And 105 days from 1,000,000 to 2,000,000.
Tuesday’s death toll (January 12) was a record: 15,999. Over 16,000 died both Wednesday and Thursday.
The US will pass 400,000 dead sometime on Friday, and the UK pass 100,000 by the end of the month.
The total reported cases worldwide will reach one hundred million within four weeks, assuming no change in the daily increase.
China “reports the first COVID-19 fatality in months” just as a WHO medical team enters the country?
Admits is more like it. Infections and deaths have been an open secret for six months. Now that feet are on the ground in China, the regime can’t get away with lying.
Mainland China on Thursday reported the first new Covid-19 death since May as authorities try to control a spike in cases just outside of Beijing.
A woman in Hebei province died Wednesday afternoon, state media reported, noting her illness was a severe case and she had pre-existing health conditions.
The province surrounds Beijing and began to report a rapid increase in coronavirus cases earlier this month. In less than two weeks, authorities have locked down Shijiazhuang and other parts of Hebei province in an effort to keep the disease from spreading.