In Indonesia's South Sulawesi, a popular local known as "spiderman" is helping his community fight a coronavirus outbreak by giving out soap and reminding people to stay safe and hygienic.
Indonesia has the second-highest COVID-19 mortality rate in the world. The government has been reluctant to impose a nationwide lockdown despite a steady spike in coronavirus cases and virus-related deaths.
The number of COVID-19 infections in the United States grew to over 200,000 as the global total neared 1 million. Aid agencies fear a global food shortage if the pandemic is badly handled. Follow DW for the latest.
The US now has more than 82,000 cases, with the country set to have the highest ever number of infections recorded by a nation in one day. The global figure now exceeds half a million. Follow DW for the latest.
The US death toll is now greater than China's official count. And a record number of people have died in the past 24 hours in France, Spain and the UK. Follow DW for the latest.
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