Date: January 25, 2020
By: Yilei Sun, David Stanway
SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The ability of the coronavirus to spread is getting stronger and infections could continue to rise, China’s National Health Commission said on Sunday, with more than 2,000 people globally infected and 56 in China killed by the disease.
Street view after Wuhan government announced to ban non-essential vehicles in downtown area to contain coronavirus outbreak, on the second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China January 26, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS
National Health Commission Minister Ma Xiaowei, speaking at a press briefing, said knowledge of the virus was limited. [FULL STORY]