currently registered in the world over 45 thousand confirmed cases of the coronavirus, including 1114 fatal. Recovered almost four times as many – almost five thousand people.
in China alone, the number of infected COVID-19 (the official name coronavirus) exceeded 44.6 thousand people.
Outbreak of pneumonia was recorded in the Chinese city of Wuhan at the end of December last year. The world health organization recognized it as an emergency situation on an international scale. Outside China, the disease was identified in 24 countries, including Russia.
Foreign States continued evacuating their citizens from China. Last night the third chartered plane with the South Koreans and their families arrived from the Chinese Wuhan to Seoul. On Board were 140 passengers, including 60 citizens of China.
the government of Japan has decided to impose a ban on the entry of residents of the Chinese province of Zhejiang and who came to her to foreigners. This was announced by the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe at the meeting of the special governmental staff. Meanwhile, off the coast of Japan on a cruise ship “diamond Princess” coronavirus have found 39 people. Among them one staff member of the quarantine service. Thus, the total number of infected people on the ship had reached 174 people. The Minister also noted that the authorities are considering the possibility of using a special floating hospital to get infected passengers.