cvs thermometer, “We are worried about the situation in the Islamic Republic of Iran and in Italy,” World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a news conference in Stockholm via a video link. Tourists wearing sanitary masks move a few steps of dance, in downtown Milan, Italy, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni) Cases in South Korea increased to 763 on Monday, with 161 more people infected within the last 24 hours. The country had just 28 infected cases on Feb. 14.
cvs thermometer - President Moon Jae-in called for unprecedented, powerful steps on Sunday to fight the virus which is spreading rapidly throughout the country — including the capital Seoul. “The coming few days will be a critical time for us,” Jae-in said. “The central government, local governments, health officials and medical personnel and the entire people must wage an all-out, concerted response to the problem.” TRUMP FURIOUS AMERICANS INFECTED WITH CORONAVIRUS FLEW BACK TO US WITHOUT HIS PERMISSION
cvs thermometer, He raised the threat level to red alert, its highest national threat level for the first time in a decade. People line up to buy face masks at a store in Daegu, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020. South Korea's President Moon Jae-in on Sunday put the country on its highest alert for infectious diseases and says officials should take unprecedented, powerful steps to fight a viral outbreak. (Lee Moo-ryul/Newsis via AP) More than 140 of South Korea's new cases were from Daegu, a city of 2.5 million people. Five of the countries seven deaths occurred at a hospital near the city.
cvs thermometer - The country has the third-highest infected total behind China and Japan, where most of the countries infected were from the Diamond Princess cruise ship. “In Daegu [South Korea], the number of new cases that are being confirmed by tests is quite large, and if we fail to effectively stem community transmissions in this area, there would be a large possibility (that the illness) spreads nationwide,” South Korean Vice Health Minister Kim Gang-lip said in a briefing. A worker wearing protective gears sprays disinfectant as a precaution against the coronavirus at a market in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
cvs thermometer - Gang-lip said health officials will test all of Daegu's residents that have cold-like symptoms, which could be 28,000 people. Investigators were looking into the Shincheonji Church of Jesus, where 129 of the new 161 cases were connected to. A woman in her 60s reported attended a couple of church services before testing positive. SEN. COTTON ON CORONAVIRUS: 'CHINA IS CAREFULLY MANAGING THE FLOW OF INFORMATION' Workers wearing protective gears arrive to spray disinfectant as a precaution against the coronavirus at a market in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)