China says too early to relax coronavirus measures: Live updates

Health authority warning after Wuhan reported first cluster of infections since lockdown was lifted a month ago.
  • China's health authority said that the reappearance of local clusters of coronavirus cases in recent days suggests that counter-coronavirus measures cannot be relaxed yet.
  •  The World Health Organization (WHO) is appealing for more funding to accelerate vaccine development for about seven to eight "top" candidates, according to the UN agency's chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

  • Russia is due to start easing coronavirus restrictions on Tuesday, despite reporting a record number of cases the previous day. 

  • More than 80,000 people are now known to have died in the United States from COVID-19, according to Johns Hopkins University. Globally, more than 286,000 have died.

Here are the latest updates.


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