After the presidential elections, the United States registered a record daily increase in those infected with the coronavirus.
This was reported on the website of Johns Hopkins University.
Over the past 24 hours, doctors have recorded 102,831 new cases of infection. At the same time, 1,097 people died due to illness.
In total, 9 488 591 people fell ill with coronavirus in America, over 233.7 thousand patients with a confirmed diagnosis died.
As previously reported, Belgium will be under quarantine until the coronavirus vaccine arrives.
Meanwhile, Turkey has embarked on the clinical stage of testing its own vaccine against the COVID-19 coronavirus infection, which President Recep Erdogan spoke about earlier.
Also this week, the German pharmaceutical company CureVac announced successful interim results of clinical trials of a coronavirus vaccine.