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French Govt Discusses Evacuation of Citizens from Virus-stricken Wuhan

PARIS (AP) – The French government was meeting Sunday to decide whether to repatriate some 800 French citizens who are living in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of a deadly virus.

California Case of Coronavirus Revealed: Three Now Confirmed in U.S.

Januar 26, 2020No Comments

A fresh diagnosis of the deadly coronavirus has been confirmed in Southern California, bringing to three the number of confirmed cases in the U.S. as the fast-moving virus continues its global spread.

U.S. Prepares Evacuation as Virus Death Toll in China Continues Rising

Januar 26, 2020No Comments

The U.S. Consulate at the epicenter of the Coronavirus outbreak in the central China city of Wuhan announced Sunday it will evacuate its personnel and some private citizens aboard a charter flight.

Chinese Coronavirus: First European Cases as Beijing Cracks Down, Locking Down 56 Million People

Three cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed in France, the first in Europe, as the Chinese government locks down whole cities.

China Jails Student for Mocking Tweet Posted from Minnesota

Januar 25, 2020No Comments

According to an announcement by the Wuchang District People’s Court on Wednesday, a Chinese student named Luo Daiqing was sentenced to six months in prison in the summer of 2019 for posting “comments and inappropriate images insulting to the leader of …

China Confirms Wuhan Virus Infections in over 90% of Provinces

Januar 24, 2020No Comments

Chinese state media confirmed on Friday that the coronavirus that originated in the city of Wuhan has now infected 29 of China’s 31 provinces, a concession likely to be taken by critics as confirmation that the Chinese government has not been honest ab…

Uyghurs: Chinese Concentration Camp Prisoners at High Risk for Coronavirus

Human rights activists have issued warnings that the novel coronavirus originating in Wuhan, China, could pose a dire threat to prisoners in western China’s Muslim concentration camps, Radio Free Asia (RFA) noted on Thursday.

Colombian Man in Wuhan: We’ve Known of Deadly Virus for a Month

A Wuhan resident from Bogotá told Colombian newspaper El Tiempo on Thursday that residents of the Chinese metropolis were aware of a flu-like illness spreading „before 2019 ended,“ weeks before the Communist Party publicly revealed an outbreak of a new…

Chinese Hospitals Turn Away Possible Coronavirus Patients, Cite Supply Shortages

Januar 24, 2020No Comments

Chinese hospitals in Wuhan are being forced to turn away possible coronavirus patients due to overcrowding and a critical shortage of supplies. Companies that manufacture supplies are also having difficulties getting employees to come to work.

U. of Missouri Closes Confucius Institute After Criticism from State Department

University of Missouri (Mizzou) has announced that it is closing its Confucius Institute after the U.S. Department of State notifying the school that it is no longer allowed to have Chinese instructors teaching Mandarin without the supervision of a Chi…