Italy’s coronavirus death toll falls as new cases stablize

  • Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy climbed by 323 on Wednesday, against 382 the day before.
  • Daily tally of new infections stood at 2,086, broadly stable from 2,091 on Tuesday.
  • The total death toll since the outbreak came to light on Feb. 21 now stands at 27,682, the second highest in the world after that of the United States.
  • The number of officially confirmed cases, which includes those who have died and recovered, amounts to 203,591, the third highest global tally behind those of the United States and Spain.

Sources: Reuters