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Coronavirus toll tops 3,000, more countries hit


Indonesia has announced its first two coronavirus instances as Iran stated 11 more deaths from coronavirus, bringing its dying toll to fifty four - the most outside China.

The variety of humans contaminated in Italy - the centre of the outbreak in Europe - jumped to 1,694, while the wide variety in France multiplied to one hundred thirty With the outbreak deepening, the staff at the Louvre in Paris voted to close the iconic museum.

The Czech Republic, Scotland and the Dominican Republic have verified their first cases.


Monday, March 2
07:12 GMT - Nike 'temporarily closes' Europe HQs in Netherlands
Dutch news organization ANP stated Nike's European headquarters in the Netherlands would be closed on Monday and Tuesday following the contamination of an employee with coronavirus.

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ANP said the affected person was once staying domestic in isolation for 14 days whilst the workplace in Hilversum would be disinfected.

"The place is on lockdown," a safety protect at the region informed Reuters information agency, which stated roughly 2,000 personnel from eighty nations work at the facility.

06:30 GMT - South Korean church leader issues apology
The leader of a church linked to round 1/2 of South Korea's greater than 4,000 coronavirus instances apologised for the spread of the virus

"I would like to offer my sincere apology to the humans on behalf of the members," Shincheonji head Lee Man-hee instructed journalists in Gapyeong in a breaking voice.

04:45 GMT - China counting strategies may also underplay extent of outbreak - Caixin
A report from Caixin on the way China counts coronavirus infections has analysed facts from the province of Heilongjiang in the northeast.

Since the beginning of remaining month, the National Health Commission has required that neighborhood authorities include "asymptomatic contaminated individuals" in the coronavirus facts but it appears no longer all are doing so.

Caixin says there have been 104 asymptomatic instances in Heilongjiang on February 25 however they have been now not blanketed in its 408 "confirmed cases".

Caixin reporter David Yin has greater on his Twitter feed. Caixin is an unbiased economic media and lookup group.

04:20 GMT - Indonesia confirms first two cases
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo says two Indonesians have examined fantastic for the coronavirus and are in hospital.

There has been hypothesis about the absence of cases in Indonesia seeing that a Chinese traveller who again from the holiday island of Bali used to be demonstrated to have the infection.

04:15 GMT - Australia warns can't end unfold of coronavirus from overseas
Australia's chief clinical officer has said it is no longer viable to definitely prevent people with the coronavirus from coming into the country.

"It is no longer viable to truly stop new instances coming in," Brendan Murphy, Australia's chief medical officer, told newshounds in Canberra.

"We have got worries about Japan and South Korea. They are working challenging to control their outbreaks however we are nonetheless worried that humans in these international locations and different high-risk nations may additionally current with an infection."

Australia has validated 29 instances of coronavirus.

03:30 GMT - Kazakhstan to bar Iranian nationals
The authorities in Kazakhstan has announced it will bar Iranian nationals from the u . s . a . from March 5 as part of a vary of measures to tackle the coronavirus.

It is also decreasing the number of flights to and from Azerbaijan, which borders Iran, according to Reuters, and will no longer problem work lets in to human beings from countries hit by means of the virus.

02:50 GMT - Murder probe sought for S Korea church at centre of outbreak
Officials in the capital, Seoul, are accusing the Christian church at the epicentre of South Korea's developing coronavirus outbreak of murder.

A case has been filed with prosecutors, claiming the leaders of Shincheonji - the church where the first instances have been mentioned - are dependable for the outbreak because they did now not cooperate with efforts to end the disease.

Park Won-soon, mayor of Seoul, stated if Lee and different leaders of the church had cooperated, effective preventive measures could have saved these who later died of the virus.

"The state of affairs is this serious and urgent, but where are the leaders of the Shincheonji, including Lee Man-hee, the chief director of this crisis?" Park stated in a post on his Facebook web page late on Sunday

02:25 GMT - US country of Washington reviews 2d death
The state of Washington on the west coast of the US has pronounced its second demise from coronavirus.

Ian Morse, who is reporting from the area for Al Jazeera, says the person who died was a resident in the equal nursing domestic the place two instances of the virus were earlier reported.

The man used to be in his 70s, according to Reuters, citing neighborhood health officials.
02:05 GMT - South Korea reviews nearly 500 new cases, 4 deaths
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launched the first of its twice-daily updates on the coronavirus outbreak in South Korea - the greatest outdoor China.

The KCDC says four human beings died overnight and 476 new cases of the virus had been confirmed.

In total, 22 human beings have now died from COVID-19 in South Korea and 4,212 human beings are infected.

01:25 GMT - Worldwide loss of life toll from the coronavirus passes 3,000
China has announced its ultra-modern facts on the coronavirus outbreak, reporting forty two new deaths.

That takes the loss of life toll in China to 2,912, and international to more than 3,000.

The National Health Commission says the today's deaths have been all in the worst-hit province of Hubei and most had been in its sealed-off capital of Wuhan.

Officials said there have been also 202 new infections, the lowest variety due to the fact that the stop of January.

01:20 GMT - New York state confirms first case
Andrew Cuomo, governor of New York, said the US kingdom had tested its first case of coronavirus in any individual who had lately returned from Iran.

Cuomo stated there used to be "no motive for undue anxiety" and the risk remained low.

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