Updated 6:21 a.m. ET, May 13, 2020
- The numbers: More than 4.2 million cases of Covid-19 have been recorded worldwide, including at least 291,000 deaths.
- Russia epidemic worsens: Russia has reported over 10,000 cases per day for 11 consecutive days. It has recorded more infections than any country other than the US.
- South Korea cluster grows: Nearly 120 cases have now been linked to an outbreak in a Seoul nightlife district.
- In the US: A key model forecasts that 147,000 Americans will die by August. The death toll currently stands at over 82,000. Dr. Anthony Fauci warned there could be "suffering and death" if the country reopens too quickly.