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  • Sat, 04 Apr 2020 15:12

    ndonesia's coronavirus infections top 2,000 - health official

    JAKARTA - Indonesia reported 106 new confirmed coronavirus infections on Saturday, taking the total number of cases in the southeast Asian country to 2,092.

  • Sat, 04 Apr 2020 15:09

    Two killed in knife attack in southeastern France - mayor

    LYON, France - Two people were killed and four others injured in a knife attack in the southeastern French town of Romans-sur-Isère on Saturday, the mayor said.

  • Sat, 04 Apr 2020 14:58

    Spain's daily coronavirus death toll falls for second day in row

    MADRID - Spain’s death toll from the coronavirus rose to 11,744 on Saturday from 10,935 the previous day, the Health Ministry said on Saturday, though it was the second straight second day in which the daily number of new deaths had fallen.

  • Sat, 04 Apr 2020 14:51

    World faces "greatest test" since World War II, says UN secretary-general

    The coronavirus pandemic is the "greatest test" the world has faced since the United Nations was formed in the wake of World War II, said UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.

  • Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:42

    Two young American doctors spend honeymoon fighting coronavirus

    (Reuters) - She’d picked her dress, they’d booked their honeymoon and the wedding was set for the end of March. Then, the coronavirus pandemic hit.

  • Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:33

    Ukrainian designer equips doctors for battling coronavirus

    KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian fashion designer Ivan Frolov has postponed work on his new collection and is making coveralls for doctors to meet a shortage of protective clothing during the coronavirus epidemic.

  • Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:27

    China scrambles to plug border gaps as thousands flood home

    BEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Regions along China’s porous borders with southeast Asia are working hard to improve surveillance and curb illegal immigration, authorities said, as thousands flood into a country seen as a safe haven in the global war against the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:21

    As pandemic rages, U.S. immigrants detained in areas with few hospitals

    BASILE, Louisiana (Reuters) - U.S. immigration officials say they have a plan if detention centers get hit with coronavirus outbreaks: They will transfer detainees with serious symptoms to hospitals with “expertise in high risk care.”

  • Fri, 03 Apr 2020 14:15

    As coronavirus cases rise, Japan urges hospital beds be saved for the severely ill

    TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese government said on Friday it has told regions that have suffered the most serious outbreaks of coronavirus to save hospitals beds for severely ill patients, while keeping others with milder or no symptoms at home or in hotels.