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BREAKING: The first case of Coronavirus has been confirmed in Australia. 9News

Health Minister Jenny Mikakos said on Saturday morning a case of the respiratory condition had been confirmed in a man who last week returned from China.The Chinese national in his 50s had been in Wuhan, a city of 11 million people which has been the epicentre of the outbreak.A number of people have already been cleared in both states.

The virus has already killed more than 40 people in China and infected upward of 1000 people around the world.

 

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ScottMorrisonMP u in Hawaii bro?

the government should stop all flights coming and going to China

Sydney second 🤧🦔😷

Stop flights coming into Australia!! Australians have enough to deal with right now

OldGreyRabbit Last plane out of China should never landed in Sydney some leaflets passengers immediate Quarantined

Send them all back

Great job ScottMorrisonMP, you have shown us how incompetent competent you are of running this country. All you had to do is to stop the flights coming in. Your first duty as a leader of a country is to look after your people first!

Stop all flight to Australia and test every one before they get on plains. Send Australian biologist to keep up standards. No test no flying. Plains and all.

The media is going to jump all over this and justify their job for a little while.

It had to happen

So many Chinese that live here go between the two countries regular, and Chinese New year coming up, so expect more cases

Look at where all this has started, that place is constantly screwing up the world.

9NewsSyd This is what u get when u let infected people from a place that’s been quarenteened into your country.Which idiot let this happen?

Welcome to 2020.

That sux. Oh well it was only a matter of time that was going to occur.

Coz it’s pretty hard to stop flights entering our country 🙄🙄🙄

Just the start of thousands. Well done to the government for no control of our borders again.

And so it begins

9NewsSyd Yet another crisis for Australia to deal with...

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