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Coronavirus: 78-Year Old Is Australia’s First Fatality

A 78-year-old man evacuated from the coronavirus-stricken Diamond Princess cruise liner in Japan died at a Perth hospital Sunday, becoming Australia’s first fatality from the disease, officials said. His 79-year-old wife was also infected with the disease during the cruise and remains in a Perth hospital, a spokeswoman for the Western Australian state health department […]

China Announces Biggest Drop In Coronavirus Cases

China has announced the biggest drop in new cases from the coronavirus outbreak in nearly a month. The National Health Commission said more than 74,500 people have now been infected nationwide by the virus, which first emerged in central Hubei province in December, 2019. The death toll jumped to 2,118 on Thursday, February 20, 2020, […]

France Confirms First COVID-19 Death Outside Asia

French Health Minister, Agnes Buzyn has disclosed that an 80-year-old Chinese tourist has died from the new coronavirus in France, the first death confirmed outside of Asia. Buzyn, on Saturday, February 15, 2020, said she had been told about the death of the patient in a hospital in Paris since late January, adding that his […]