In the Region of the Americas, the United States of America (US) continues to report majority of the cases (86%) and deaths (84%). In addition to New York City (41,771 cases and 1,096 deaths), other US cities experiencing a high growth rate include Detroit, Miami, and New Orleans.
Brazil reported 1,138 additional cases in the last 24 hours for a 25% relative increase in cases compared to the previous day. Similarly, a 26% relative increase in deaths was reported (41 new deaths).
Argentina surpassed 1,000 cases in the past 24 hours and reported 10 cases classified as community transmission – accordingly, the country transmission status has been adjusted.
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