China says efforts to contain COVID-19 are working as Taiwan confirms first fatality

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China says the drastic measures it has taken to contain the novel coronavirus is taking effect with fewer new cases reported.

With 10,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus and more than 200 deaths, as of Friday, it's no wonder many people feel anxious about the spread of the disease and the risk of infection. But a new threat is emerging: racism.

"We must use the window of opportunity we have to intensify our preparedness," he told foreign policy and security leaders at the Munich Security Conference on Saturday.US officials in hazmat suits boarded a cruise liner on Sunday to fly home Americans quarantined for two weeks off Japan. Canadian, Italian, South Korean and Hong Kong passengers were expected to follow, after their governments also announced plans to repatriate passengers., bringing the total on the ship to 355.


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