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Live updates: Global COVID-19 cases top 98 million
CGTN
SUMMARY

Confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide have exceeded 98 million, with over two million deaths and more than 54 million recoveries, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University.

Here is the latest:

The Chinese mainland recorded 107 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, including 90 local transmissions. 

Hong Kong ordered a 48-hour lockdown in part of Kowloon and aims to test all residents in the area. 

British ministers will discuss on Monday a further tightening of travel restrictions and a possible hotel quarantine for arrivals, BBC reported.

Japan has denied a report saying the Tokyo Olympics would be canceled.

SUMMARY

Confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide have exceeded 98 million, with over two million deaths and more than 54 million recoveries, according to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University.

Here is the latest:

The Chinese mainland recorded 107 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, including 90 local transmissions. 

Hong Kong ordered a 48-hour lockdown in part of Kowloon and aims to test all residents in the area. 

British ministers will discuss on Monday a further tightening of travel restrictions and a possible hotel quarantine for arrivals, BBC reported.

Japan has denied a report saying the Tokyo Olympics would be canceled.

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