Morning News Brief: Roosevelt statue to be removed, record daily increase in COVID-19 cases, and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Jun 22, 2020, 08:55 AM IST

Statue of Theodore Roosevelt outside museum's main entrance Photograph:(Twitter)

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Roosevelt was the American President from 1901 to 1909, he helped the museum to form its collection.


The Arena holds the capacity of 19,000, and according to Trump's campaign, 12,000 people attended the rally. But the actual figures were only 6,200, as per Tulsa fire department said.


Chinese authorities have suspended imports of poultry products from a plant in the United States after it was hit by coronavirus.

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The editor of Hungary's most popular news website warned on Sunday that a "proposed organisational overhaul" would put the site's independence in "grave danger". 

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The World Health Organization reported a record increase in global coronavirus cases on Sunday, with the total rising by 183,020 in a 24-hour period, according to news agency Reuters.