More than 155 thousand cases of coronavirus infection were detected in the United States over the past day, 1,189 people with COVID-19 died, according to Johns Hopkins University, which summarizes data from Federal and local authorities, as well as the media and other open sources.

According to the University, doctors in the United States have registered 155,596 new infection cases in the past 24 hours. On the eve of Saturday, a record daily increase in cases was recorded-205,557 people.

According to the University, since the beginning of the epidemic, more than 13 million coronavirus infection cases have been recorded in the United States. More than 266 thousand people have died. More than 5 million infected people have recovered.

Worldwide, according to the University, more than 62 million people have been infected with COVID-19, and more than 1.4 million people have died.