In Florida, the number of cases of coronavirus exceeded 400 thousand

The number of cases of coronavirus infection in the US state of Florida on Friday exceeded 400 thousand, according to data from the local Ministry of health.

In total, 402 thousand cases of infection were detected, and 5,653 people died from COVID-19-related complications.

Earlier, US President Donald Trump announced the cancellation of the Republican Party Convention in Florida due to the deterioration of the situation there with the coronavirus.

Florida is the third most populous state in the United States, home to more than 21 million people.