25 Mar 2020

Coronavirus deaths in Spain exceed China

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

Coronavirus has now claimed 16,000 lives across 195 countries – and the United Nations says individual countries can’t respond alone – calling for the world’s richest nations should provide $2 billion to help the world’s poorest survive.

Coronavirus has now claimed 16,000 lives across 195 countries – and the United Nations says individual countries can’t respond alone – calling for the world’s richest nations should provide $2 billion to help the world’s poorest survive.

In Italy another 685 people died in 24 hours – while in Spain more than 3,400 people have now died in the outbreak.