Global coronavirus cases cross 21.9 million, death toll rises to 772,647

London, Aug 18 (Reuters) — More than 21.9 million people worldwide are reportedto infected with the new COVID-19 coronavirus and 772,647 have died, according to a Reuters census released on Tuesday.

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Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.