With cases in Europe declining but numbers quickly growing in the Americas and other hot spots, the global COVID-19 total today passed 7 million cases, with deaths topping 400,000. It took 9 days for cases to climb from 6 million to 7 million, the same span it took to move from 5 million to 6 million. As of today, the global total stands at 7,081,665 cases, and 405,002 people have died from their infections, according to the Johns Hopkins online dashboard.

 

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