The number of people infected worldwide by COVID-19 is more than one million with over 60,000 deaths.
The United States currently has the highest number of infections and Italy has the greatest number of deaths. Yet some countries appear to be succeeding at “flattening the curve”.
The number of new cases each day appears to be falling in places such as Taiwan, Canada, South Korea and Iceland.
They have all shown that the rate of infections can be slowed.
The US, which has been criticised for a slow and ineffective response, seems to have now become the centre of the pandemic.
But President Donald Trump says he has just the man to help tackle the crisis: Senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner who is now leading