'We must resist becoming numb': Biden marks 500,000 Covid deaths with national address – live

11.15pm GMT

Candles at the White House to mark half a million dead from coronavirus

Candles for the moment of silence. pic.twitter.com/lUGYahkzsR

#LIVE: A moment of silence and candle light ceremony follows President Biden’s remarks on lives lost to COVID-19. #8NN

Biden said regarding Americans who lost loved ones, “They are never truly gone. They will always be a part of your heart…”

LIVE: https://t.co/Gy9Nq6PDOI pic.twitter.com/TPHTEHg6kd

11.12pm GMT

Biden: ‘We must resist becoming numb to the sorrow’

Biden: “We have to resist becoming numb to the sorrow.” pic.twitter.com/KiNFIrAGAx

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