What you need to know

  • Anyone traveling from the US to Britain will have to self-isolate for 14 days starting on July 10. The US was not included in the UK’s list of countries exempt from these measures.
  • Infections are up in at least 36 US states as the country heads into the July 4th weekend. Officials fear the holiday could bring a surge in cases, and are urging Americans to limit festivities to avoid more outbreaks. 
  • The US total number of cases topped 2.79 million as of midnight Friday, according to Johns Hopkins University.
  • Brazil, second only to the US for Covid-19 cases and deaths, surpassed 1.5
  • million coronavirus cases.

Coronavirus Cases:

11,206,447

Deaths:

529,403

Recovered:

6,355,504
Highlighted in green
= all cases have recovered from the infection
Highlighted in grey
= all cases have had an outcome (there are no active cases)

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Latest News

July 4 (GMT)

Updates

  • 6,632 new cases and 168 new deaths in Russia [source]
  • 6,740 new cases and 654 new deaths in Mexico [source]