Mortuary workers push a coffin of a person who died at a nursing home during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Leganes Madrid, near Madrid, Spain.
JOHANNESBURG - The global COVID-19 death toll has surpassed 60,000.
Countries worldwide are running out of options as the virus continues to spread.
More than one-million people worldwide have contracted the virus.
Over 230,000 people have recovered from the disease.
The outbreak began in Wuhan, China in December.
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