Coronavirus live news: Thailand suffers record deaths; Kim Jong-un warns of ‘grave incident’ in North Korea | World news World News by Admin - June 30, 2021June 30, 20210 5.09am BST 05:09 Summary Hello and welcome to as we speak’s reside protection of the coronavirus pandemic. North Korean chief Kim Jong-un has stated failures in anti-epidemic work have led to an unspecified “grave incident” that has put the protection of the nation and other people in danger, state media reported. Meanwhile Thailand reported on Wednesday 53 new deaths from the coronavirus, bringing the overall variety of fatalities to 2,023 because the pandemic began final yr. The nation’s Covid taskforce additionally reported 4,786 new coronavirus circumstances, taking the overall variety of infections to 259,301. Here are the important thing developments from the previous few hours: Tunisia has extended curfew hours to try to cease the fast unfold of coronavirus because it recorded a every day report variety of circumstances. Maree Todd, Scotland’s minister for public well being, has tested positive for coronavirus. Announcing the information on Twitter tonight, the SNP MSP for Caithness, Sutherland and Ross stated she is self-isolating after testing optimistic as we speak however has not had any signs. Brazil is to suspend its $324m Indian vaccine contract that has mired President Jair Bolsonaro in accusations of irregularities. Romania is to sell 1.7m extra doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to Denmark as a result of it was unable to make use of them inside its personal inhabitants attributable to vaccine hesitancy. Guatemala has demanded its a reimbursement from Russia after it did not ship paid-for vaccines. Guatemalan well being minister Amelia Flores has stated the federal government has not obtained its promised Sputnik V vaccines.