COVID-19 pandemic hits 200 countries, regions: WHO

Source: Xinhua| 2020-03-28 00:06:21|Editor: huaxia

A medical worker works at a temporary medical center receiving patients with symptoms of the COVID-19 in Lagny-sur-Marne, Seine-et-Marne, east of Paris, France, March 26, 2020. (Photo by Aurelien Morissard/Xinhua)

GENEVA, March 27 (Xinhua) -- A total of 200 countries and regions have reported cases of COVID-19 as of 22:06 CET (2106 GMT)Thursday, the latest data on the website of the World Health Organization (WHO) showed.

The cumulative number of cases worldwide has climbed to 465,915, including 21,031 deaths.

Medical workers preparing Chest X-ray check for COVID-19 patients at Ramon y Cajal Hospital in Madrid, Spain, March 26, 2020. (Xinhua)

A couple sprays hygienic liquid to clean the hands in Brussels, Belgium, March 20, 2020. (Photo by Riccardo Pareggiani/Xinhua)

Medical supplies coming along with the third Chinese medical team are unloaded from the plane at Milan Malpensa Airport in Milan, Italy, March 25, 2020. (Str/Xinhua)

A street with shutdown shops is seen in downtown Dublin, Ireland, March 23, 2020. (Xinhua)

Two employees of the Municipality of Athens spray disinfectant in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens, Greece, March 24, 2020. (Photo by Marios Lolos/Xinhua)

Photo taken on March 19, 2020 shows a closed restaurant in Budapest, capital of Hungary. (Photo by Attila Volgyi/Xinhua)

A Romanian soldier is seen on a street of Bucharest, Romania, March 25, 2020. (Photo by Cristian Cristel/Xinhua)