10 Apr 2020

Mass graves dug in New York as coronavirus death toll rises

Washington Correspondent

Just a few weeks ago President Trump still promised that America would reopen for business by Easter.

But the US remains locked down and this Easter weekend will be remembered for the searing image of mass graves in New York City where the growing number of dead are being buried in hurried impersonal funerals usually seen in much poorer countries torn apart by war or natural disaster.