Over 720,000 people have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus (Covid-19). Credit: Belga
The new coronavirus (Covid-19) has infected 723,740 people and killed 34,018 worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University.
The United States has the most cases, with 143,055 people infected, followed by Italy (97,689), China (82,156), Spain (80,110) and Germany (62,435 cases).
Italy has recorded the highest number of deaths (10,779). In Spain, 6,803 people have died as a result of the new coronavirus. China follows Spain with 3,186, and 2,640 deaths have been counted in Iran.