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COVID-19: UK death toll continues to surge

More than 60,000 people have been infected across the country, including Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

The death toll in the United Kingdom continues to surge, with almost 1,000 deaths in the past 24 hours.

More than 60,000 people have been infected across the country, including Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

He remains in intensive care, but his condition is said to be improving.

Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker reports from London.