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Covid-19 outbreak: Is it a pandemic yet?

As the potentially life-threatening, easily transmitted disease spreads rapidly, governments should focus on supporting healthcare systems.

A deserted market in Daegu, South Korea, where the number of infected people jumped to 763 (and six deaths) in just days.

ON TUESDAY, Feb 18, no coronavirus cases had been reported in Iran. On Sunday, the government announced 43 cases and eight deaths. Some 152 cases (and at least three deaths) were confirmed in Italy on Sunday, up from three cases on Thursday. The number of infected people in South Korea jumped to...

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