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Pope condemns Gaza killings, says Mideast needs justice, peace

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United States 2,935,993
Cases: 2,935,993
Deaths: 132,318
Recovered: 1,260,619
Active: 1,543,056
Brazil 1,578,376
Cases: 1,578,376
Deaths: 64,365
Recovered: 978,615
Active: 535,396
Russia 681,251
Cases: 681,251
Deaths: 10,161
Recovered: 450,750
Active: 220,340
India 674,312
Cases: 674,312
Deaths: 19,289
Recovered: 409,083
Active: 245,940
Peru 299,080
Cases: 299,080
Deaths: 10,412
Recovered: 189,621
Active: 99,047
Spain 297,625
Cases: 297,625
Deaths: 28,385
Recovered:
Active: 269,240
Chile 291,847
Cases: 291,847
Deaths: 6,192
Recovered: 257,445
Active: 28,210
United Kingdom 284,900
Cases: 284,900
Deaths: 44,198
Recovered:
Active: 240,702
Mexico 252,165
Cases: 252,165
Deaths: 30,366
Recovered: 152,309
Active: 69,490
Italy 241,419
Cases: 241,419
Deaths: 34,854
Recovered: 191,944
Active: 14,621
Iran 237,878
Cases: 237,878
Deaths: 11,408
Recovered: 198,949
Active: 27,521
Pakistan 228,474
Cases: 228,474
Deaths: 4,712
Recovered: 129,830
Active: 93,932
Saudi Arabia 205,929
Cases: 205,929
Deaths: 1,858
Recovered: 143,256
Active: 60,815
Turkey 204,610
Cases: 204,610
Deaths: 5,206
Recovered: 179,492
Active: 19,912
Germany 197,418
Cases: 197,418
Deaths: 9,081
Recovered: 181,700
Active: 6,637
South Africa 187,977
Cases: 187,977
Deaths: 3,026
Recovered: 91,227
Active: 93,724
France 166,960
Cases: 166,960
Deaths: 29,893
Recovered: 77,060
Active: 60,007
Bangladesh 159,679
Cases: 159,679
Deaths: 1,997
Recovered: 70,721
Active: 86,961
Colombia 113,389
Cases: 113,389
Deaths: 3,942
Recovered: 46,563
Active: 62,884
Canada 105,317
Cases: 105,317
Deaths: 8,674
Recovered: 68,990
Active: 27,653
Qatar 99,183
Cases: 99,183
Deaths: 123
Recovered: 90,387
Active: 8,673
China 83,553
Cases: 83,553
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,516
Active: 403
Argentina 75,376
Cases: 75,376
Deaths: 1,481
Recovered: 25,930
Active: 47,965
Egypt 74,035
Cases: 74,035
Deaths: 3,280
Recovered: 20,103
Active: 50,652
Sweden 71,419
Cases: 71,419
Deaths: 5,420
Recovered:
Active: 65,999
Belarus 63,270
Cases: 63,270
Deaths: 418
Recovered: 50,669
Active: 12,183
Indonesia 62,142
Cases: 62,142
Deaths: 3,089
Recovered: 28,219
Active: 30,834
Belgium 61,838
Cases: 61,838
Deaths: 9,771
Recovered: 17,091
Active: 34,976
Ecuador 61,535
Cases: 61,535
Deaths: 4,769
Recovered: 28,507
Active: 28,259
Iraq 58,354
Cases: 58,354
Deaths: 2,368
Recovered: 31,077
Active: 24,909