Coronavirus live news: worldwide cases top 11m as US states hit fresh highs

4 July holiday weekend set to start with continued rise in infections; Brazil cases pass 1.5m; Boris Johnson defends decision to reopen pubs on Saturday. Follow all the developments live

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New South Wales has quietly added 189 confirmed cases of coronavirus to its total overnight, bringing the total to 3,400 cases.

The health department said 189 historic cases reported in crew members on board a ship were classified as Australian cases and included in NSW totals.

There are now 11m confirmed cases of coronavirus worldwide, according to the data collected by Johns Hopkins University.

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