Infectious disease predicted a doubling of growth of the cases of coronavirus in the United States

The increase in cases of coronavirus in the United States could increase by 2.5 times, up to 100 thousand per day, said Tuesday the main infectious diseases, USA Anthony Fauci.

"We now have more than 40 thousand new cases a day. I would not be surprised if we get to 100 thousand per day, if the trend will not change. And I'm very concerned about that," said Fauci at the hearings in the Senate.

In the United States in June, were soaring incidence COVID-19 amid mass protests and widespread restrictions on the coronavirus. A number of States, including the largest one in Texas and Florida, have suspended or reversed measures the "opening" of the economy.

According to the Johns Hopkins University, in the United States are already confirmed 2.6 million cases of coronavirus, more than 126 thousand people died.

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