World Health Organization spokeswoman Margaret Harris said North and South America has become the center of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
“The number of infections in both Americas is growing. We would call America the center of the epidemic now, ”RIA Novosti quoted her as saying.
She noted that the largest number of infections in the world is currently in the United States.
WHO announced on March 11 an outbreak of a new coronavirus infection with COVID-19 pandemic.
Earlier it was reported that in the United States the number of deaths due to coronavirus exceeded 80 thousand.