People pass through booths equipped with disinfectant sprays at a shopping centre in Moscow, Russia. Photo: APPeople pass through booths equipped with disinfectant sprays at a shopping centre in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP
People pass through booths equipped with disinfectant sprays at a shopping centre in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP

Global coronavirus death toll passes 700,000, one person dies every 15 seconds on average

  • The worst hit country, the United States, adds 1,300 new deaths in 24 hours
  • More than 18 million people worldwide have been infected with the virus

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
People pass through booths equipped with disinfectant sprays at a shopping centre in Moscow, Russia. Photo: APPeople pass through booths equipped with disinfectant sprays at a shopping centre in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP
People pass through booths equipped with disinfectant sprays at a shopping centre in Moscow, Russia. Photo: AP
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