Continente has more than 7 million cases; United Kingdom is the country with the most deaths (43 thousand)
Europe has passed the 250,000 death mark from the new coronavirus. The figures are from a balance sheet made by AFP, this Sunday (18), based on official sources.
In total, 250,030 covid-19 deaths were reported in Europe (for 7,366,028 cases).
More than two thirds of deaths are concentrated in five countries: the United Kingdom (43,646), Italy (36,543), Spain (33,775), France (33,392) and Russia (24,187).
In the past week, more than 8,000 deaths from coronavirus have been recorded on the continent.