The Vice President’s startling assessment that United States’ coronavirus outbreak is on the same track as Italy’s, the hardest hit country so far.
In Italy authorities said on Sunday that a further 651 people had died from the coronavirus. That’s fewer than Saturday’s record number of deaths, but is still the second-worst day so far.
Italy has expanded its response to the coronavirus by locking down the entire country.
Unprecedented measures are being enforced right across Italy to try to limit the spread of Coronavirus.
Italy is extending its coronavirus quarantine measures, which include a ban on public gatherings, to the entire country.