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Coronavirus outbreak: woman tests positive after disembarking Diamond Princess – live news

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Infection raises questions over quarantine attempts while other countries report new cases and deaths 9.23am GMT My colleagues Sarah Boseley, Hannah Devlin and Martin Belam have answered questions on the virus. Here are a selection of them, including whether we should panic: 9.16am GMT In South Korea’s fourth-biggest city, Daegu, 90 new cases were confirmed on Sunday, bringing the city’s total to 247.
More than half of the people confirmed to have been infected are either members of – or connected to – the Shincheonji Church of Jesus, a secretive religious sect with a strong presence in Daegu. Continue reading…



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Publish date : 2020-02-23 09:23:31

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