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China Virus Outbreak: China confirms human-to-human transmission

An 89-year-old man in China has become the fourth person to die from a new strain of coronavirus. The man was a resident of Wuhan, where the virus is believed to have originated, but it's since spread to other major cities, including the capital Beijing. The head of the country's national health commissioin has confirmed the diusease can spread from human to human, and there are now more than 200 confirmed cases in China alone. More countries are going to start screening travellers from China, with the World Health Organisation due to hold an emergency meeting on Wednesday. From Beijing, Patrik Fok reports.

Corona Virus Outbreak: Death toll rises to nine, total infections hit at least 470

Corona Virus Outbreak: Death toll rises to nine, total infections hit at least 470

China launches probe into ‘issues’ related to doctor’s death

China launches probe into ‘issues’ related to doctor’s death

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Coronavirus: China puts multiple cities on lockdown

Turkey retaliates after attacks on its troops in Idlib

Turkey retaliates after attacks on its troops in Idlib

Turkey's President speaks with Russian President Putin

Turkey's President speaks with Russian President Putin

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NATO to hold emergency meeting on Syria at Turkey's request

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Turkey "won't stop" refugees from reaching Europe

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Turkey says responded in kind to attack in Idlib

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Coronavirus Outbreak: Saudi Arabia halts travels to Mecca and Medina

Syria regime attacks Turkish soldiers in Idlib

Syria regime attacks Turkish soldiers in Idlib

India Violence: Fear grips residents after deadly New Delhi riots

India Violence: Fear grips residents after deadly New Delhi riots

Greek islanders continue strikes over new migrant centres

Greek islanders continue strikes over new migrant centres

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Coronavirus Outbreak: New coronavirus cases confirmed in South Korea

African students quarantined in Wuhan condemn non-evacuation

African students quarantined in Wuhan condemn non-evacuation

Zaatari refugee camp hosts Playstation FIFA 20 tournament

Zaatari refugee camp hosts Playstation FIFA 20 tournament

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