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Mourners attend a funeral at The Green-Wood Cemetery, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Brooklyn, New York, April 9, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Mourners attend a funeral at The Green-Wood Cemetery, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Brooklyn, New York, April 9, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Mourners attend a funeral at The Green-Wood Cemetery, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Brooklyn, New York, April 9, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Refrigerated tractor-trailers that can be used as morgues are seen outside Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Refrigerated tractor-trailers that can be used as morgues are seen outside Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Refrigerated tractor-trailers that can be used as morgues are seen outside Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Drone pictures show bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Drone pictures show bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Drone pictures show bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Bodies being buried on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 9, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Heavy machinery next to a third trench on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Heavy machinery next to a third trench on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Heavy machinery next to a third trench on New York's Hart Island where the department of corrections is dealing with more burials overall in New York City, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Officials tour inside a chapel set with hospital beds inside the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine for what will be a temporary field hospital constructed by the Samaritan's Purse and Mount Sinai Hospital on Manhattan's Upper West Side during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID19) in New York City, New York, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Officials tour inside a chapel set with hospital beds inside the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine for what will be a temporary field hospital constructed by the Samaritan's Purse and Mount Sinai Hospital on Manhattan's Upper West Side during...more

Officials tour inside a chapel set with hospital beds inside the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine for what will be a temporary field hospital constructed by the Samaritan's Purse and Mount Sinai Hospital on Manhattan's Upper West Side during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID19) in New York City, New York, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person onto a stretcher at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn,  New York, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person onto a stretcher at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Healthcare workers transfer the body of a deceased person onto a stretcher at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 8. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Sailors transport a patient across the bow to be admitted aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy, deployed as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, in Los Angeles, California, April 6. U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan M. Breeden/Handout via REUTERS

Sailors transport a patient across the bow to be admitted aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy, deployed as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, in Los Angeles, California, April 6. U.S. Navy/Mass...more

Sailors transport a patient across the bow to be admitted aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy, deployed as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, in Los Angeles, California, April 6. U.S. Navy/Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan M. Breeden/Handout via REUTERS
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Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment respond to a call for respiratory problems in Boston, Massachusetts, April 7. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment respond to a call for respiratory problems in Boston, Massachusetts, April 7. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment respond to a call for respiratory problems in Boston, Massachusetts, April 7. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Healthcare workers prepare to transfer the body of a deceased person at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 8. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Healthcare workers prepare to transfer the body of a deceased person at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 8. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Healthcare workers prepare to transfer the body of a deceased person at Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 8. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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Lloyd Robinson, a local musician plays a marching mellophone under the I10 highway during a gathering with musician friends in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 6. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Lloyd Robinson, a local musician plays a marching mellophone under the I10 highway during a gathering with musician friends in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 6. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Lloyd Robinson, a local musician plays a marching mellophone under the I10 highway during a gathering with musician friends in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 6. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A first responder wears a full covering during the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease outbreak as he prepares to assist a patient in Washington, U.S. April 8, 2020.  REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

A first responder wears a full covering during the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease outbreak as he prepares to assist a patient in Washington, U.S. April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

A first responder wears a full covering during the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease outbreak as he prepares to assist a patient in Washington, U.S. April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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Healthcare workers wheel the body of a deceased person into a makeshift morgue outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Healthcare workers wheel the body of a deceased person into a makeshift morgue outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Healthcare workers wheel the body of a deceased person into a makeshift morgue outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid
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A paramedic takes a patient from an ambulance to an emergency arrival area at Elmhurst Hospital in the Queens borough of New York City, April 6. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A paramedic takes a patient from an ambulance to an emergency arrival area at Elmhurst Hospital in the Queens borough of New York City, April 6. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A paramedic takes a patient from an ambulance to an emergency arrival area at Elmhurst Hospital in the Queens borough of New York City, April 6. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A healthcare worker takes a break outside Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 5. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A healthcare worker takes a break outside Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 5. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A healthcare worker takes a break outside Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 5. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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Healthcare workers rush a patient on a stretcher into the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Healthcare workers rush a patient on a stretcher into the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Healthcare workers rush a patient on a stretcher into the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid
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Healthcare workers transport a patient on a stretcher from the Southeast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center nursing home, where many residents and employees are infected with coronavirus, in San Antonio, Texas, April 4. REUTERS/Go Nakamura

Healthcare workers transport a patient on a stretcher from the Southeast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center nursing home, where many residents and employees are infected with coronavirus, in San Antonio, Texas, April 4. REUTERS/Go Nakamura

Healthcare workers transport a patient on a stretcher from the Southeast Nursing and Rehabilitation Center nursing home, where many residents and employees are infected with coronavirus, in San Antonio, Texas, April 4. REUTERS/Go Nakamura
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Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Bodies are seen inside the Wyckoff Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. Handout via REUTERS

Bodies are seen inside the Wyckoff Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. Handout via REUTERS

Bodies are seen inside the Wyckoff Hospital in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. Handout via REUTERS
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A healthcare worker is seen inside the Montefiore Medical Center Moses Division hospital in New York City, April 4. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A healthcare worker is seen inside the Montefiore Medical Center Moses Division hospital in New York City, April 4. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A healthcare worker is seen inside the Montefiore Medical Center Moses Division hospital in New York City, April 4. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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A satellite image shows a Central Park field hospital in New York City, April 6. @2020 Maxar Technologies via REUTERS

A satellite image shows a Central Park field hospital in New York City, April 6. @2020 Maxar Technologies via REUTERS

A satellite image shows a Central Park field hospital in New York City, April 6. @2020 Maxar Technologies via REUTERS
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A paramedic wearing personal protective equipment talks to a coughing patient in Medford, Massachusetts, April 6. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A paramedic wearing personal protective equipment talks to a coughing patient in Medford, Massachusetts, April 6. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A paramedic wearing personal protective equipment talks to a coughing patient in Medford, Massachusetts, April 6. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Health care workers prepare to receive walk-up patients at a coronavirus testing center at UMC Hospital, the sole hospital in Washington's Ward 8, April 6. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Health care workers prepare to receive walk-up patients at a coronavirus testing center at UMC Hospital, the sole hospital in Washington's Ward 8, April 6. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Health care workers prepare to receive walk-up patients at a coronavirus testing center at UMC Hospital, the sole hospital in Washington's Ward 8, April 6. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, as he listens to President Trump address the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, April 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, as he listens to President Trump address the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, April 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, as he listens to President Trump address the daily coronavirus task force briefing at the White House, April 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Soldiers assigned to the Javits New York Medical Station monitor coronavirus patients in the facility's intensive care unit in Manhattan, April 4. Barry Riley/U.S. Navy via REUTERS

Soldiers assigned to the Javits New York Medical Station monitor coronavirus patients in the facility's intensive care unit in Manhattan, April 4. Barry Riley/U.S. Navy via REUTERS

Soldiers assigned to the Javits New York Medical Station monitor coronavirus patients in the facility's intensive care unit in Manhattan, April 4. Barry Riley/U.S. Navy via REUTERS
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A medical technician takes a sample to test for coronavirus  at a drive through testing site in Medford, Massachusetts, April 4. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A medical technician takes a sample to test for coronavirus at a drive through testing site in Medford, Massachusetts, April 4. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A medical technician takes a sample to test for coronavirus at a drive through testing site in Medford, Massachusetts, April 4. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people past construction workers outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people past construction workers outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid

Healthcare workers wheel the bodies of deceased people past construction workers outside the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 6. REUTERS/Brendan Mcdermid
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Medical personnel take temperatures as they prepare the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for coronavirus patients in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 6. REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn

Medical personnel take temperatures as they prepare the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for coronavirus patients in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 6. REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn

Medical personnel take temperatures as they prepare the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for coronavirus patients in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 6. REUTERS/Kathleen Flynn
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A satellite image shows a field hospital in Shoreline, Washington, March 31.  2020 Maxar Technologies via REUTERS

A satellite image shows a field hospital in Shoreline, Washington, March 31. 2020 Maxar Technologies via REUTERS

A satellite image shows a field hospital in Shoreline, Washington, March 31. 2020 Maxar Technologies via REUTERS
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Soldiers are pictured at a military field hospital for non-coronavirus patients at the CenturyLink Field Event Center  in Seattle, Washington, April 5. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Soldiers are pictured at a military field hospital for non-coronavirus patients at the CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle, Washington, April 5. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Soldiers are pictured at a military field hospital for non-coronavirus patients at the CenturyLink Field Event Center in Seattle, Washington, April 5. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment load a patient in the ambulance in Boston, Massachusetts, April 3. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment load a patient in the ambulance in Boston, Massachusetts, April 3. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment load a patient in the ambulance in Boston, Massachusetts, April 3. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Windows are lit in a heart shape at the Time Warner Center  in Manhattan, April 4. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Windows are lit in a heart shape at the Time Warner Center in Manhattan, April 4. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs

Windows are lit in a heart shape at the Time Warner Center in Manhattan, April 4. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs
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A healthcare worker wheels the body of a deceased person from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A healthcare worker wheels the body of a deceased person from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A healthcare worker wheels the body of a deceased person from the Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, April 4. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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A general view of tents at an emergency field hospital set up by Samaritan's Purse staff in New York's Central Park, April 4. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A general view of tents at an emergency field hospital set up by Samaritan's Purse staff in New York's Central Park, April 4. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

A general view of tents at an emergency field hospital set up by Samaritan's Purse staff in New York's Central Park, April 4. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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Healthcare workers load a person into an ambulance outside of the Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, New York, April 5. REUTERS / Eduardo Munoz

Healthcare workers load a person into an ambulance outside of the Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, New York, April 5. REUTERS / Eduardo Munoz

Healthcare workers load a person into an ambulance outside of the Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, New York, April 5. REUTERS / Eduardo Munoz
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Los Angeles Fire Department staff check in patients at a testing location near Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California, April 5. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot

Los Angeles Fire Department staff check in patients at a testing location near Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California, April 5. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot

Los Angeles Fire Department staff check in patients at a testing location near Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California, April 5. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot
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Los Angeles Police Department officers check the purpose for passenger travel at Union Station, April 4.  REUTERS/Kyle Grillot

Los Angeles Police Department officers check the purpose for passenger travel at Union Station, April 4. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot

Los Angeles Police Department officers check the purpose for passenger travel at Union Station, April 4. REUTERS/Kyle Grillot
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A custodian cleans the lectern before an expected briefing by President Trump on the administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the White House, April 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

A custodian cleans the lectern before an expected briefing by President Trump on the administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the White House, April 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

A custodian cleans the lectern before an expected briefing by President Trump on the administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak at the White House, April 4. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Medical technicians take a sample to test for the coronavirus at a drive through testing site in Medford, Massachusetts, April 4. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Medical technicians take a sample to test for the coronavirus at a drive through testing site in Medford, Massachusetts, April 4. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Medical technicians take a sample to test for the coronavirus at a drive through testing site in Medford, Massachusetts, April 4. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Dance instructor Morgan Jenkins makes a video in front of a mural in Los Angeles, April 3. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Dance instructor Morgan Jenkins makes a video in front of a mural in Los Angeles, April 3. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Dance instructor Morgan Jenkins makes a video in front of a mural in Los Angeles, April 3. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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NÄCHSTE BILDERGALERIE

Constructing temporary coronavirus hospitals

Governments around the world scramble to build temporary facilities to treat COVID-19 patients amid a shortage of intensive care beds and ventilators.

08 Apr 2020

Spectacular views of the pink supermoon

The largest, brightest supermoon of 2020 rose in the night sky over hushed cities, stilled factories and countries in lockdown due to the novel coronavirus that...

08 Apr 2020

Bernie Sanders ends presidential bid

Senator Bernie Sanders suspended his campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday, making former Vice President Joe Biden the...

08 Apr 2020

China's Wuhan ends its coronavirus lockdown

The Chinese city where the new coronavirus emerged, infecting more than 50,000 people and killing 2,500, has ended its lockdown after more than two months.

08 Apr 2020

WEITERE BILDER

The 50 states of coronavirus

The 50 states of coronavirus

Scenes from every state as the U.S. records a staggering 100,000 deaths from the coronavirus.

Weather delays SpaceX's first astronaut launch

Weather delays SpaceX's first astronaut launch

SpaceX was forced by foul weather to scrub a planned launch of two Americans into orbit from Florida, a mission that would mark the first spaceflight of NASA astronauts from U.S. soil in nine years.

America reaches grim milestone of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

America reaches grim milestone of 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Images of the devastating outbreak in the United States, as the virus kills 100,000 people across the country.

Mexico's rising coronavirus toll

Mexico's rising coronavirus toll

Deaths and new infections in Mexico are still rising, and the country has not launched a widespread testing regime or imposed the kind of strict lockdown used in parts of neighboring Central America.

60 years of NASA missions

60 years of NASA missions

Images from 60 years of NASA missions into space.

Coronavirus cases climb in Russia

Coronavirus cases climb in Russia

Russia, with the third highest COVID-19 case tally in the world, looks to ease tough lockdown measures in Moscow within days.

Notable deaths in 2020

Notable deaths in 2020

Newsmakers and celebrities who have died this year.

Lockdown strands hundreds of Colombians at Brazil airport

Lockdown strands hundreds of Colombians at Brazil airport

Hundreds of Colombian migrants, tourists, and students remain stranded in Sao Paulo International Airport due to a lockdown their country imposed to halt the spread of the new coronavirus.

Last responders: Funeral workers in the age of coronavirus

Last responders: Funeral workers in the age of coronavirus

On the frontlines with funeral workers during the coronavirus outbreak.

TRENDS BEI REUTERS