More than 13 million coronavirus infections have now been recorded across the world, with more than half in the United States and Latin America.
This is according to an AFP tally of official sourceson Monday.
At least 13,000,166 cases and 569,990 deaths have been recorded.
The United States is the worst-hit country with 3,341,838 cases and 135,425 deaths, the tally showed.
The spread of the pandemic is accelerating across the globe, with more than 2.6 million new cases detected since July 1.