The number of cases of the new coronavirus exceeded 20.6 thousand. The exact number is 20,647. Of these, 20,471 cases were confirmed in China, and the remaining 176 cases were confirmed in 24 countries.
More than 680 people recovered. There are 2,788 patients in serious condition. 425 people died, and only one of them outside of China – in the Philippines. These are mostly elderly people who have had one or two chronic diseases.