The first case of infection in the United States was recorded on January 21. The cut-off of a million confirmed cases was overcome after 98 days. After 43 days, the total number of detected infections reached two million. The milestone of three million cases was reached in 27 days and four million in 16 days.
According to the American Johns Hopkins University, more than 143 thousand patients with coronavirus died in the United States. Over 1.2 million people have recovered.
July 22, President Donald Trump said that the situation with COVID-19 in the country could get worse.