the world health organization (who) is concerned about the incidence of coronavirus outside of China without a clear epidemiological link, said its Director tedros adhanom Ghebreyesus. His statement published on the who Twitter.
Although statistics on the COVID-19 outside of China small (1,200 cases in 26 countries, 8 dead), there are cases that have not traveled to China and had no contact with carriers of the virus.
it is Encouraging that 80% of the infected will carry the disease in a mild form and recovered.
the Greatest concern to the who raises the possibility of the spread of the virus in countries where medical care is inaccessible. Africa has appointed two representatives on the coronavirus, the organization also called on the international community to donate 675 million dollars in support of particularly vulnerable countries.
on 31 December 2019, the Chinese authorities informed who of an outbreak of an unknown pneumonia in the city of Wuhan. It turned out that this new coronavirus. The disease was named COVID-2019. In China ill 76 thousand people, of whom 2345 died.