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Italy surpasses China in number of coronavirus deaths

Italy has just surpassed China for the most number of deaths related to COVID-19. The total number of cases in the country rose to 41,035 on Thursday, which includes 5,322 new cases, the Italian Civil Protection Agency said at a news conference. The number of deaths in Italy has reached 3,405. Italy has become the deadliest center of the COVID-19 outbreak. The current number of deaths in China stands at 3,242, according to the World Health Organization. Source