Britain on high alert as deadly mystery virus from China threatens global pandemic

A MYSTERY virus is in danger of becoming a pandemic after spreading in China as the World Health Organisation (WHO) warns hospitals across the planet to prepare for cases.

Fears are mounting after an outbreak that infected dozens of people and killed one in China is in the process of spreading, with scientists from the WHO telling the world to be on high alert. Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, acting head of WHO’s emerging diseases unit, said hospitals have been given guidance. Dr Kerkhove said: “This is something on our radar, it is possible, we need to prepare ourselves.”

The Organisation is baffled by the virus which has never been seen...
source: Express

2020-01-14 23:41
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