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WHO sees 'potentially positive data' for coronavirus treatment
2020-05-12
On Tuesday, the World Health Organization said some treatments seem to limit the severity or length of the COVID-19 disease and focus on learning more about four or five of the most promising ones.
Italy's daily death toll for coronavirus and new cases drop
2020-05-10
Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy increased by 165 on Sunday, compared with 194 the day before, the Civil Protection Agency said as the daily tally of new cases fell to 802 on Saturday from 1.083.
Moscow reported 18 percent more deaths in April last year than in the same month
2020-05-10
The total number of deaths in Moscow increased sharply in April compared to the same month and was also significantly higher than the number officially confirmed by the new official coronavirus
More than 90 percent of hospital beds in Tokyo filled for COVID-19 patients
2020-05-10
More than 90 percent of hospital beds secured for COVID-19 patients in Tokyo have already been occupied, the Japanese Ministry of Health said on Sunday, underscoring the pressing need to reduce further spread of the new coronavirus.
Italian freed aid workers return home on special flight
2020-05-10
Silvia Romano, an Italian aid worker kidnapped in East Africa 18 months ago, landed a day after being freed in Rome on Sunday.