China News Service, May 10. According to Agence France-Presse, on May 9, local time, the Washington National Cathedral in the United States tolled 1,000 bells to express their condolences to the 1 million deceased registered in the country who died of the new crown epidemic. mourning.

Image source: Screenshot of the Washington National Cathedral Twitter.

  Earlier, according to statistics from NBC, as of the 4th local time, more than 1 million people in the United States had died from the new crown.

  At present, the United States is the country with the most deaths due to the new crown in the world, far ahead of Brazil and India, which are ranked second and third.

  Randy Holrace, president of the Washington National Cathedral, said before the bell rang, "Today, our country crossed a new tragic milestone as 1 million Americans died from the new crown."

  Earlier on February 7, the National Cathedral bell rang 900 to commemorate the 900,000 Americans who died of the new crown epidemic.