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China virus cases stabilize as Italy sees drop in deaths

BEIJING (AP) — China has extended COVID-19 tests to newly reopened salons amid a drop in cases, while South Korea continues to face new infections after it eased social distancing rules to lift the economy. In the U.S., Vice President Mike Pence called off off a planned campaign bus tour in Florida following a surge…

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China steps up checks on meat, seafood after COVID-19 cases in market

China steps up checks on meat, seafood after COVID-19 cases in market

BEIJING (Reuters) - Several Chinese provinces are stepping up inspections of fresh and frozen meat and seafood, including imported products, after a new outbreak of coronavirus infections linked to a Beijing food market. The tougher checks are raising fears of possible delays in handling cargoes or even temporary halts to imports. China is the world’s…

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India, China will have more COVID-19 cases with more tests, says Trump

India, China will have more COVID-19 cases with more tests, says Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump has said that countries like India and China would have much more coronavirus cases than America if they conduct more tests.Mr. Trump, in his remarks at Puritan Medical Products in Maine, said that the U.S. has carried out 20 million tests.Interactive map of confirmed coronavirus cases in IndiaCompared to the U.S.…

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China president Xi Jinping ‘personally asked World Health Organisation to hold back coronavirus details & d

China president Xi Jinping ‘personally asked World Health Organisation to hold back coronavirus details & d

CHINA’s president personally asked the World Health Organisation to hold back coronavirus details and delay a global warning, it is claimed. The WHO has been slammed for its handling of the disease, with some accusing it of “parroting Chinese propaganda”. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus…

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China failed to warn public of COVID-19 pandemic for six days: AP

China failed to warn public of COVID-19 pandemic for six days: AP

In the six days after top Chinese officials secretly determined they were probably facing a pandemic from the new coronavirus, the city of Wuhan hosted a mass banquet for tens of thousands of people and millions began their annual trip home for the Lunar New Year celebrations. President Xi Jinping warned the public on January…

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China reports 573 new COVID-19 cases: Live updates

China reports 573 new COVID-19 cases: Live updates

Thailand has become the latest country to report its first death from coronavirus as the outbreak continues to spread around the world with more than 86,000 people infected. On Saturday, several European countries announced new cases. Iran revealed another jump in infections, and Qatar became the latest Middle Eastern country to report its first case.…

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