Covid 19 kills more than 500,000 Americans in one year As of Monday, February 22, the death toll from Covid 19 in the United States had reached half a million. On Monday at the White House, President Joe Biden held a memorial service for all the dead and pledged that his government would do its utmost to fight Covid 19 to protect the health of the American people. According to offical figure, among the Covid 19 deaths worldwide, 19% were in the United States, while Americans make up only 4% of the world’s population. Biden said “Today, we would like to express our deepest condolences to the 500,071 deaths due to Covid 19,” continued, “As a nation, we cannot accept this terrible fate”.
We must strive to fight this epidemic, not allow ourselves to be weakened by this grief. Vaccines are the only hope for things to return to normal in the United States. To date, 44.1 million people have been vaccinated against Covid 19 in the United States. Of these, 19.4 million have received both doses. He hopes that the 600 million doses of the vaccine given to the American people will be delivered by the end of July.