Coronavirus cases in Europe pass 750,000: Report

A medical worker wearing a protective mask and suit looks on as she treats a patient suffering from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in an intensive care unit at the Oglio Po hospital in Cremona, Italy March 19, 2020. (Reuters)

More than 750,000 coronavirus cases have been recorded across Europe, according to an AFP tally compiled from official sources at 1100 GMT.

A man waits on a bench of the Pont Des Arts in Paris, France, on March 17, 2020 as a strict lockdown comes into in effect to stop the spreading of the COVID-19 in the country. (AFP)

A man waits on a bench of the Pont Des Arts in Paris, France, on March 17, 2020 as a strict lockdown comes into in effect to stop the spreading of the COVID-19 in the country. (AFP)

That accounts for more than half of the cases identified worldwide so far, although the official figures probably reflect a fraction of the actual number.

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