January 31, 2020 / 7:16 PM / 18 days ago

U.S. mulls order for its citizens to leave China's region at centre of coronavirus - report

(Reuters) - The United States is considering a mandatory order for all U.S. citizens to leave the Chinese region at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak, Politico reported on Friday, citing two officials.

The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump is planning to evacuate more Americans from the region next week, according to the report politi.co/2tYvRuc.

The White House declined to comment.

Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru and David Shepardson in Washington; editing by Diane Craft

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below