A top U.S. official suggested Beijing sent airline passengers to spread the coronavirus worldwide, as the Trump administration stepped up its campaign of blaming China for the pandemic.
Japan’s economy sank into a recession, while Thailand’s economy contracted for the first time since 2014 due to the virus. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said a U.S. recovery could stretch through the end of next year and depend on the delivery of a vaccine.
India extended its nationwide lockdown to the end of the month while easing some curbs. Germany recorded a small increase in cases, though the daily