Updated 5:53 a.m. ET, April 16, 2020
- The numbers: Covid-19 has infected more than 2.06 million people and killed at least 137,000 worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University. The US has reported at least 638,000 cases, including more than 30,000 deaths.
- Global ceasefire: French President Emmanuel Macron said he has backing for a world truce during the pandemic and is hopeful he can secure Russian President Vladimir Putin's support.
- Restrictions reviewed: Some European nations are gradually reopening after coronavirus lockdowns. But Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has warned again that the national lockdown would continue for weeks to come.