The World Health Organization (WHO) expressed concern Monday about the rising transmission rates of coronavirus in Europe.
"Last week, there was an 11% increase in the number of deaths in the region — one reliable projection is expecting 236,000 deaths in Europe, by December 1," the agency's Europe director Hans Kluge told a press conference in Copenhagen.
So far Europe has recorded around 1.3 million coronavirus deaths since the pandemic began.
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