China’s Hubei reports 349 new coronavirus cases, lowest since Jan 25

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TASS: China's coronavirus recoveries outnumber infections in past 24 hours for first time

Iran reported two deaths on Wednesday, the first in West Asia.

It is believed that the infections among members of the Temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony sect in the city of Daegu are linked to one woman.

Regardless of the promises that were issued when the disease represents its greatest threat, countries around the world continued to deal with the undulating effects.

Although preliminary, the findings published on Wednesday in The New England Journal of Medicine offer new evidence that Covid-19 is not like its closely related coronavirus cousins.

The commission on Wednesday reversed a change in the diagnostic guidelines for coronavirus patients that allowed cases in Hubei province - the epicentre of the outbreak - to be diagnosed clinically, such as via chest X-rays.

China has now seen 2,118 deaths and recorded almost 75,000 infections.

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The flu's mortality rate is 0.1%, yet it kills hundreds of thousands around the world each year because it infects millions. A total of 7,862 patients were discharged from hospitals. "It's too early to tell if this reported decline will continue".


High amounts of the virus were detected soon after symptoms started, more in the nose than in the throat, and the virus was also found in one of their close contacts who never showed any symptoms.

The streets of South Korea's fourth-largest city were abandoned on Thursday, with residents holed up indoors after dozens of people caught the coronavirus in what the authorities described as a "super-spreading event" at a church. According to The Guardian, he told reporters: "We are in an unprecedented crisis".

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There have been 924 confirmed cases in 25 countries outside of China.

A man wearing a protective face mask walks on the street in Wuhan in China's central Hubei province on February 17, 2020. He had a fever and tested positive for the virus, dying a week later.

For instance, experts said that a husband developing symptoms consistent with a coronavirus infection after his wife tested positive was very likely to have the same illness.

Wuhan reported 88 new deaths, down from 116 on Tuesday.

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Among influenza A viruses with subtype information, 1782 (93.2%) were A (H1N1) pdm09 viruses and 129 (6.8%) were A (H3N2) viruses. It issued advice for the public to take precautionary measures for protection against the influenza virus and other diseases.


The Russian Embassy in Japan announced Thursday two more Russians aboard the cruise ship have been diagnosed with the virus, bringing the number of Russians on the ship diagnosed to three. "Among them, 18 had recovered and were discharged from hospital, two were dead and nine are still under quarantine and treatment", it stated.

A second group of about 600 Japanese and foreign passengers from the ship was set to disembark on Thursday, a day after the first batch was released from quarantine.

Some 170 Australian passengers from the Diamond Princess arrived on Thursday on a special flight to Darwin, Qantas confirmed. "China is not only protecting its own people but also the rest of the world", he said.

Kwon also asked the central government for help and said infection-control efforts focused on blocking the virus from China were inadequate to stop the spread of the disease in local communities.

The commission says the number of people infected with the virus across China rose by 394 to 74,576 on Wednesday. Here is the list of countries and confirmed cases reported.

China on Thursday touted a big drop in new cases of the coronavirus as a sign it has contained the epidemic, but fears grew overseas after two former passengers of a quarantined cruise ship died in Japan and a cluster of infections increased in South Korea.

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