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The number of deaths from COVID-19 in the world exceeded 500 thousand people

Worldwide, more than 500 thousand people have died from the effects of coronavirus infection. According to Johns Hopkins University, the most fatalities were recorded in the United States – 125.7 thousand people died there.

  • Then come Brazil (57 thousand), Great Britain (43.6 thousand), Italy (34.7 thousand), France (29.7 thousand), Spain (28.3 thousand) and Mexico (26.3 thousand).
  • Russia takes 12th place in this rating (9073 deaths). At the same time, the country is one of the three leaders in terms of the number of infected (633.5 infected, according to the University of Hopkins, and 634.4 thousand, according to the operational headquarters).
  • In total, more than 10 million people have been infected with coronavirus infection in the world. The World Health Organization (WHO) recognized that after partial lifting of restrictions in 30 countries in Europe, the number of cases of COVID-19 began to increase again.

Banks have limited the ability to go negative on debit cards

Amid the pandemic and the decline in citizens’ incomes, Russian banks drastically reduced the average overdraft limit, which allows debit card users to spend more than is on the account.


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