Pentagon reports more than 600 cases and 2 deaths


WASHINGTON — Since the coronavirus emerged, the Pentagon has described a full of 652 verified instances of the coronavirus within the Department of Defense.

Of the 652 conditions, 343 are active-obligation military services, 135 are civilians, 111 dependents and 63 contractors. These figures include things like 37 recoveries and 2 deaths throughout the total section.

Previously this week, the Section of Protection verified that a U.S. Marine who worked inside the Pentagon tested constructive for the lethal virus. The Pentagon reservation employs more than 22,000 people today, making it a person of the major workplace properties in the world.

The Pentagon confirmed Friday that the second man or woman inside the Division of Protection to take a look at constructive for the coronavirus died. A contractor who labored at the Defense Security Cooperation Agency died on Saturday and a navy dependent died on Thursday.

The virus has infected more than 558,905 around the globe, nevertheless many have recovered. In the U.S. more than 92,930 scenarios have been documented so much.


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