US states reimpose coronavirus restrictions as infections spike


United States is the hardest hit country by the pandemic with a mounting death toll of almost 122,000. Photo: Reuters United States on Wednesday reimposed strict coronavirus restrictions as infections in the country continue to rise after some states started reopening earlier this week. Nearly four months after reporting its first death from COVID-19, the United States faces a deepening health crisis as a wave of infections hits young Americans and experts issue new acute warnings.