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    U.S. Surpasses 150,000 Coronavirus Deaths, Far Eclipsing Projections

    The national toll shows how difficult predicting the virus — or human behavior — can be. President Trump and leading experts have at times said that deaths would be much lower.
    All countries
    178,772,977
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on June 19, 2021 8:43 pm
    Italy
    4,252,095
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on June 19, 2021 8:43 pm
    Spain
    3,757,442
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on June 19, 2021 8:43 pm
    Iran
    3,086,974
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on June 19, 2021 8:43 pm
    Germany
    3,729,510
    Total confirmed cases
    Updated on June 19, 2021 8:43 pm

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