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- Global cases: More than 2.39 million
- Global deaths: More than 164,900
- Most cases reported: United States (755,533), Spain (196,664), Italy (178,972), France (154,097), and Germany (145,184).
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University as of 7:41 a.m. Beijing time.
All times below are in Beijing time.
9:29 am: European CDC says continent has more than 1 million cases
9:03 am: French prime minister warns people need to ‘learn to live with the virus’
France’s Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said on Sunday that people will need to “learn to live with the virus” after the country lifts its lockdown on May 11, the Associated Press reported.
People would likely be required to wear face masks when taking public transport, while those who can work from home should continue to do so, according to Philippe, the AP said, adding that the…