coronavirus mulhouse, The U.S. announced on Sunday that Americans who traveled to China within the last 14 days would be sent to designated airports for enhanced screenings. Foreign nationals who recently went to China would be denied entry in the U.S., except for the immediate family of American citizens and permanent residents. CORONAVIRUS: THESE UNIVERSITIES ARE CANCELING STUDY-ABROAD PROGRAMS One person became infected in Wisconsin Wednesday after being exposed to the virus while in China. In Asia, 41 passengers have tested positive for the coronavirus aboard one of two quarantined cruise ships outside of Japan, according to health officials in the country on Friday.
coronavirus mulhouse - Cruise ship Diamond Princess is anchored off the shore of Yokohama, south of Tokyo, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020.(Hiroko Harima/Kyodo News via AP) JAPAN FINDS 41 ADDITIONAL CORONAVIRUS CASES ON QUARANTINED PRINCESS CRUISES SHIP; 61 TOTAL Medical workers in protective suits lead a passenger tested positive for a new coronavirus from the cruise ship Diamond Princess at Yokohama Port in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020.. (Hiroko Harima/Kyodo News via AP) Two additional people in New York City are also being tested for the coronavirus after returning from China.
coronavirus mulhouse, “New York City is on high alert and prepared to handle any confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus,” said Mayor Bill de Blasio in a statement. “My message to New Yorkers remains the same: if you have the travel history and are exhibiting symptoms, please see your health provider immediately.” Earlier this week, testing for one of the previous three people in New York City came back negative for the coronavirus after they made recent trips to mainland China, according to the state's Department of Public Health.
coronavirus mulhouse - WISCONSIN CONFIRMS CASE OF CORONAVIRUS IN PATIENT WHO TRAVELED TO CHINA Results of the pending four tests should be known in 36-48 hours, officials said. China's Foreign Ministry said on Monday that the U.S. hasn't given the country any substantive help in its fight against the coronavirus outbreak. They added the U.S. was contributing to the international panic surrounding the illness, according to a report by Reuters. Medical staff strike over coronavirus concerns outside government headquarters in Hong Kong on Wednesday.(AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
coronavirus mulhouse - The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak a global emergency as it spreads to countries outside of China and the number of infected patients continues to grow. Countries around the globe have increased travel restrictions to the infected mainland China and Hubei province — with the U.S. State Department increasing its advisory to level 4: Do Not Travel. STATE DEPARTMENT, CITING CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK, RAISES CHINA TRAVEL ADVISORY: 'DO NOT TRAVEL' U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have advised travelers to avoid all nonessential travel to the country.