Coronavirus outbreak: Britons set to be evacuated from epicentre There are believed to be about 300 UK citizens still in the Chinese city of Wuhan and the surrounding Hubei province.

There are believed to be about 300 UK citizens still in the Chinese city of Wuhan and the surrounding Hubei province.

Britain is planning to fly its citizens out of the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, and back to the UK, Sky News understands.

A charter flight is set to evacuate all Britons, including those in the wider province of Hubei, who want to leave on Thursday, although final details are still being worked out.

It comes as the Foreign Office changes its travel advice on China.

The UK is now advising against all but essential travel to the whole of...
source: The Sky News

2020-01-28 21:41
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