Death toll from COVID-19 tops 2 million amid Vaccine Rollout
Reported global coronavirus deaths are set to hit two million. Even as countries race to vaccinate their populations, the COVID-19 death toll continues to rise at an alarming rate.
New variants of the coronavirus, which scientists believe are more transmissible, have been blamed for a surge in infections.
Across the world, countries are facing a second or third wave, with many governments tightening lockdowns already in place.