CBS News Caught Using Footage from an Italian Hospital to Describe Conditions in New York
CBS News Says ‘Editing Mistake’ Led To Misleading Video Showing An Italian Hospital During Segment On New York’s Coronavirus Crisis (dailycaller)
“It was an editing mistake. We took immediate steps to remove it from all platforms and shows,” a CBS spokesperson said. [...] Sky News’s segment shows the same hospital that CBS News aired just days later. CBS News aired the misleading footage as Cuomo was bashing FEMA for the apparent lack of ventilators, suggesting that the video was of a New York hospital.
Counting deaths involving the coronavirus (Office of National Statistics)
According to the ONS blog even cases where it was merely suspected that the deceased had Covid-19 will now be included in the Covid-19 death stats. Given Covid-19 has some generic symptoms, that will include people who don't even have it.
Covid19 yet to impact Europe’s overall mortality (off-guardian)
Year-to-date statistics show excess mortality lower than previous years