'Get together, otherwise we'll breathe': Ukrainians hold protests against the admission of evacuees from China

Ukraine is preparing to take its citizens out of Wuhan, China, where a coronavirus epidemic has been declared. But where they will be delivered is not yet clear. Residents of Ukrainian cities are holding protests against the accommodation of the evacuees. In some cases, demonstrators set up roadblocks and bring tires, writes the BBC. According to…

Russia has denied entry to Chinese citizens due to the threat of coronavirus

The restriction will take effect from February 20 for those who travel for work, private, educational and tourist purposes, writes "TASS". Acceptance of documents, registration and issuance of invitations for Chinese citizens to enter for private and educational purposes will be suspended ...

The panic epidemic: why everyone is afraid of the coronavirus, although measles is infectious, and the mortality from the flu is higher

For more than a month, the world's leading media have been focusing on the latest news about the Chinese coronavirus. According to the latest data, in two months of the epidemic, a total of 1875 people became its victims, the BBC writes. Of these, only 86 died outside Hubei province ...

On board Delta and Hawaiian flights there was a coronavirus-affected couple: authorities are sounding the alarm

Delta Air Lines and Hawaiian Airlines are partnering with the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Japanese health officials to track the path of a couple from Nagoya, Japan, who was diagnosed with the coronavirus after returning from Hawaii, USA Today writes. ...

Coronavirus on a cruise ship: 400 Americans evacuated, the first Russian woman fell ill

US citizens aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship have been evacuated from a ship that has been quarantined for two weeks in a port in Japan. Two charters of the American government on the morning of February 17 took off from Tokyo International Airport, writes the Air Force, and have already landed in the United States. Total…

Chinese coronavirus triggered an outbreak of racism and xenophobia: what to do about it

The outbreak of the coronavirus has catalyzed another epidemic - an outbreak of xenophobia and racism towards Chinese and people from other Asian countries. Writes about this BBC. Harrassment, discrimination and victim blaming (blaming the victim) against the Chinese and people of other Asian countries ...

What you need to know about traveling during an outbreak of Chinese coronavirus

Since the first cases of Chinese coronavirus were reported in late December, more than 60 people have been infected and more than 000 have died worldwide. As the virus continues to have a global impact, the US government has issued travel guidelines considering ...

Mortality from Chinese coronavirus has risen sharply, another person has become infected in the USA

On February 12, 242 people died from the coronavirus in the Chinese province of Hubei. This is the highest death rate in one day. Writes about this BBC. Also, in one day, the number of infected people in Hubei increased by almost 15 thousand. Wuhan is the capital of Hubei, ...

Pranker sent to jail due to rally on coronavirus in Moscow metro

During a trip to the Moscow metro, a citizen of Tajikistan pretended to be infected with a coronavirus and was having a seizure. Now he is in jail, two of his alleged accomplices were detained, DW reports. The Cheryomushkinsky District Court of Moscow ruled to detain a citizen for 30 days ...

Chinese coronavirus: three people escaped from quarantine in Russia

A pregnant woman with a child jumped out of the hospital window to avoid quarantine, while another Russian woman managed to escape from the hospital quarantine by turning off the electronic lock, writes the Daily Telegraph. According to both women, they fled due to the attitude of the doctors, poor conditions and fear that ...

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