Coronavirus pushes beyond Asia as it takes aim at Europe and Middle East

The coronavirus took aim at a broadening swath of the globe on Monday, with officials in Europe and the Middle East scrambling to limit the spread of an outbreak that showed signs of stabilising at its Chinese epicentre but posed new threats far beyond.

In Italy, authorities set up roadblocks, called off football matches and shuttered sites including the famed La Scala opera house.

In Iran, a report of dozens of deaths in a single city emerged as infections were reported to have...
source: Your Local Guardian

2020-02-24 17:26
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