Wuhan coronavirus fatalities cross SARS record

February 10, 2020 1:37 am0 comments
Wuhan coronavirus fatalities cross SARS record

(TibetanReview.net, Feb09’20) – With still no sign that the spread of the novel coronavirus pneumonia infection may be peaking, the death toll from the rampaging disease has now crossed the 774 worldwide fatalities of the 2002-03 SARS infection. The number of confirmed cases rose to 37,198, including 2,656 on Feb […]

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Wuhan novel coronavirus deaths hit record high as infections continue rapid spread

February 8, 2020 11:19 pm0 comments
Wuhan novel coronavirus deaths hit record high as infections continue rapid spread

(TibetanReview.net, Feb08’20) – After declining for two days, the number of new confirmed infections from the Wuhan novel coronavirus in mainland China has risen on Feb 8 to 3,399, with the number of deaths on the day being 86, again hitting a daily record, to take the total number of […]

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WHO sees no sign of Wuhan coronavirus infection’s spread peaking

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WHO sees no sign of Wuhan coronavirus infection’s spread peaking

(TibetanReview.net, Feb07’20) – The daily number of confirmed Wuhan coronavirus pneumonia cases and deaths continue to remain high with the World Health Organization (WHO) saying Feb 6 there was no sign of the outbreak peaking. “We are still in the middle of an intense outbreak,” Reuters Feb 6 quoted Dr […]

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China still struggling with shortcomings, strengthening repression to address Wuhan coronavirus infection’s spread

February 7, 2020 2:26 pm0 comments
China still struggling with shortcomings, strengthening repression to address Wuhan coronavirus infection’s spread

(TibetanReview.net, Feb06’20) – The officially reported number of confirmed cases of novel coronavirus rose to 28,018 in Chinese mainland as of Feb 5, including 563 deaths, even as questions swirl about the true extent of the infection’s spread. Hubei, the infections reported Dec 2019 origin, had 19,665 confirmed cases, including […]

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Wuhan coronavirus deaths in China now exceed 2002-03 SARS fatality, looks to become pandemic

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Wuhan coronavirus deaths in China now exceed 2002-03 SARS fatality, looks to become pandemic

(TibetanReview.net, Feb04’20) – Both the number of confirmed and death cases from the novel coronavirus pneumonia in China have now crossed the 2002-03 SARS epidemic with no signs of slowing as the country reported 3,235 new confirmed cases and 64 deaths on Feb 3, taking their official totals to 20,438 […]

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Wuhan coronavirus infections, deaths keeping rising as India reports third confirmed case

February 3, 2020 10:43 pm0 comments
Wuhan coronavirus infections, deaths keeping rising as India reports third confirmed case

(TibetanReview.net, Feb03’20) – The numbers of suspected and confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus and the deaths from it continue to rise steeply in China while India’s Kerala state has just reported the third confirmed case in the country. Meanwhile Pakistan has resumed flight operations to and from China after […]

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Confirmed Wuhan coronavirus cases touch 14,380, including 304 deaths; first death outside China reported

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Confirmed Wuhan coronavirus cases touch 14,380, including 304 deaths; first death outside China reported

(TibetanReview.net, Feb02’20) – The number of confirmed cases of novel coronavirus pneumonia in China keeps increasing with their total rising to 14,380 as of Feb 1, including 304 deaths, as authorities banned funerals and ordered quick cremations instead. A total of 328 people had been discharged from hospital after recovery, […]

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Sweden urged to act against repeated Chinese attacks on its media

February 2, 2020 9:48 am0 comments
Sweden urged to act against repeated Chinese attacks on its media

(TibetanReview.net, Jan31’20) – Leading newspapers and broadcasters in Sweden have on Jan 30 called on their government to take stronger action against China for its “unacceptable” repeated attacks on the country’s media which have included visa bans and threats. Utgivarna, which represents Sweden’s private and public sector media, has complained […]

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WHO declares Wuhan coronavirus a global emergency but opposes travel restrictions

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WHO declares Wuhan coronavirus a global emergency but opposes travel restrictions

(TibetanReview.net, Jan31’20) – As the novel coronavirus pneumonias which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan in Dec 2019 continues its rapid spread, Geneva-based World Health Organization (WHO) which last week described its risk assessment for the outbreak as “moderate”, has on Jan 30 declared it a “public health emergency […]

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China slams US for Tibetan rights bill’s passage by House

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China slams US for Tibetan rights bill’s passage by House

(TibetanReview.net, Jan30’20) – China has expectedly slammed the US on Jan 29 for its House of Representatives passage of the Tibetan Policy and Support Act of 2019, calling it a “severe breach of international law and basic norms governing international relations” and contending it “grossly interfered in China’s internal affairs”. […]

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