RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Confirmed cases of coronavirus have climbed to 153,000 worldwide. The Chinese Ministry of Health reported that 13 more people died from the virus, raising the total number of deaths in the Asian country to 3,193 (excluding Hong Kong and Macao).
Some 80,900 people have been infected in China. The improvement in the scenario has led the Chinese authorities to relax travel restrictions in the Hubei province, where Wuhan is located, where the pandemic emerged.
In Italy, the country second-hardest hit by the pandemic, the number of confirmed cases amounts to 21,000 . . .