The record shows 26m jobless in the US since coronavirus pandemic

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The record shows 26m jobless in the US since coronavirus pandemic
The record shows 26m jobless in the US since coronavirus pandemic

About one in seven American workers have lost their jobs in past five weeks, the worst strand of layoffs on record.

26 million people have sought US jobless aid in the past five weeks since the coronavirus hit. About one in seven American workers have lost their jobs, by far the worst strang of layoffs on record.

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he head of the World Health Organization (WHO) says there are “worrying upward trends” in early epidemics in parts of Africa and Central and South America, warning that the “virus will be with us for a long time”.

More than 2.6 million people worldwide have been diagnosed with the coronavirus.

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