An image from an electron microscope shows SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19. The US has recorded more than a million new cases in a single day. File photo: TNS
An image from an electron microscope shows SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19. The US has recorded more than a million new cases in a single day. File photo: TNS

Facing Omicron wave, US sets global daily record of over 1 million Covid-19 cases

  • Record number came amid the rapid spread of the Omicron variant
  • The US is the world’s worst hit country, with most cases and deaths

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An image from an electron microscope shows SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19. The US has recorded more than a million new cases in a single day. File photo: TNS
An image from an electron microscope shows SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19. The US has recorded more than a million new cases in a single day. File photo: TNS
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