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Coronavirus

Global COVID-19 cases top 100m as mutations multiply

12 main types of the novel coronavirus have been identified

TOKYO -- The coronavirus pandemic has reached another grim milestone, infecting more than 100 million people worldwide -- or roughly 1.3% of the global population -- since the virus was first identified in Wuhan, China, in late 2019.

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