US coronavirus cases surpass 2 million, death toll reaches 112,900: Johns Hopkins

A reporter leans against the United States flag during a press briefing on March 30, 2020, in New York. (AP)

The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in the United States topped two million on Wednesday, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University.

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The pandemic has claimed the lives of more than 112,900 people in the United States, which leads the world in the number of confirmed infections with 2,000,464, according to the Baltimore-based school's latest count.

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Last Update: Thursday, 11 June 2020 KSA 07:26 - GMT 04:26