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A medical worker in protective suit attends to a patient in an isolated ward of a hospital in Wuhan, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China February 22, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker in protective suit attends to a patient in an isolated ward of a hospital in Wuhan, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China February 22, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker in protective suit attends to a patient in an isolated ward of a hospital in Wuhan, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China February 22, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A man wearing a face mask crosses a road in Wuhan, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wearing a face mask crosses a road in Wuhan, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wearing a face mask crosses a road in Wuhan, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Volunteers in protective suits are disinfected in a line in Wuhan, February 22, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Volunteers in protective suits are disinfected in a line in Wuhan, February 22, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Volunteers in protective suits are disinfected in a line in Wuhan, February 22, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A man in a protective suit stands at a shopping mall in Wuhan, February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man in a protective suit stands at a shopping mall in Wuhan, February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man in a protective suit stands at a shopping mall in Wuhan, February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Experts from China and the World Health Organization (WHO) joint team wearing face masks visit the Wuhan Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, February 23, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Experts from China and the World Health Organization (WHO) joint team wearing face masks visit the Wuhan Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, February 23, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Experts from China and the World Health Organization (WHO) joint team wearing face masks visit the Wuhan Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, February 23, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A sanitation worker rides his vehicle near a KFC restaurant on a pedestrian street in Wuhan, February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A sanitation worker rides his vehicle near a KFC restaurant on a pedestrian street in Wuhan, February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A sanitation worker rides his vehicle near a KFC restaurant on a pedestrian street in Wuhan, February 25, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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An open shop is seen between closed restaurants in Wuhan, February 23, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

An open shop is seen between closed restaurants in Wuhan, February 23, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

An open shop is seen between closed restaurants in Wuhan, February 23, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Vehicles travel on a road near the Yellow Crane Tower in Wuhan, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Vehicles travel on a road near the Yellow Crane Tower in Wuhan, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Vehicles travel on a road near the Yellow Crane Tower in Wuhan, February 24, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A resident wears a makeshift protective face shield at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A resident wears a makeshift protective face shield at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A resident wears a makeshift protective face shield at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A passage blocked by barricades and shared bicycles is seen in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A passage blocked by barricades and shared bicycles is seen in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A passage blocked by barricades and shared bicycles is seen in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Residents line up to collect necessities purchased through group orders at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Residents line up to collect necessities purchased through group orders at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Residents line up to collect necessities purchased through group orders at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man wearing a face masks sorts strawberries purchased by residents through group orders at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wearing a face masks sorts strawberries purchased by residents through group orders at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wearing a face masks sorts strawberries purchased by residents through group orders at a residential compound in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A man wearing a face mask rides a bike on a main avenue in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wearing a face mask rides a bike on a main avenue in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A man wearing a face mask rides a bike on a main avenue in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A community worker measures the body temperature of a man as police officers inspect his documents at a checkpoint set up at an entrance to a street in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A community worker measures the body temperature of a man as police officers inspect his documents at a checkpoint set up at an entrance to a street in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A community worker measures the body temperature of a man as police officers inspect his documents at a checkpoint set up at an entrance to a street in Wuhan, February 20, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Workers transport supplies to a cruise ship enlisted to provide accommodation for medical staff, at a wharf along the Yangtze river in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers transport supplies to a cruise ship enlisted to provide accommodation for medical staff, at a wharf along the Yangtze river in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers transport supplies to a cruise ship enlisted to provide accommodation for medical staff, at a wharf along the Yangtze river in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A staff member is seen inside a pharmacy with disinfectants placed at its entrance in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A staff member is seen inside a pharmacy with disinfectants placed at its entrance in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A staff member is seen inside a pharmacy with disinfectants placed at its entrance in Wuhan, February 21, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Medical personnel arrive in transport aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport, February 17, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical personnel arrive in transport aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport, February 17, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical personnel arrive in transport aircraft of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport, February 17, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Hubei province, China February 16, 2020. Picture taken February 16, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. CHINA OUT.

Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Hubei province, China February 16, 2020. Picture taken February 16, 2020. China...more

Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak, in Hubei province, China February 16, 2020. Picture taken February 16, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. CHINA OUT.
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Statues with face masks on are seen amid snow in Wuhan,  China, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

Statues with face masks on are seen amid snow in Wuhan, China, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

Statues with face masks on are seen amid snow in Wuhan, China, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS
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Patients dance inside the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center that has been converted into a makeshift hospital, in Wuhan, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

Patients dance inside the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center that has been converted into a makeshift hospital, in Wuhan, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

Patients dance inside the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center that has been converted into a makeshift hospital, in Wuhan, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS
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A medical worker in protective suit takes a break at an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, February 16.  China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker in protective suit takes a break at an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, February 16. China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker in protective suit takes a break at an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, February 16. China Daily via REUTERS
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Workers in protective suits conduct a door-to-door search to inspect residents in Wuhan, February 17. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers in protective suits conduct a door-to-door search to inspect residents in Wuhan, February 17. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers in protective suits conduct a door-to-door search to inspect residents in Wuhan, February 17. China Daily via REUTERS
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Patients rest on their beds inside the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center that has been converted into a makeshift hospital in Wuhan, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

Patients rest on their beds inside the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center that has been converted into a makeshift hospital in Wuhan, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

Patients rest on their beds inside the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center that has been converted into a makeshift hospital in Wuhan, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS
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A worker in protective suit stands amid snow to help transport coronavirus patients outside a hospital, in Wuhan, China, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker in protective suit stands amid snow to help transport coronavirus patients outside a hospital, in Wuhan, China, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker in protective suit stands amid snow to help transport coronavirus patients outside a hospital, in Wuhan, China, February 15. China Daily via REUTERS
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Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, China, February 16. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, China, February 16. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits attend to a patient inside an isolated ward of Wuhan Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, China, February 16. China Daily via REUTERS
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A basket sits in front of shelves with noodles at a supermarket in Wuhan, February 14. REUTERS/Stringer

A basket sits in front of shelves with noodles at a supermarket in Wuhan, February 14. REUTERS/Stringer

A basket sits in front of shelves with noodles at a supermarket in Wuhan, February 14. REUTERS/Stringer
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A medical worker carries protective suits at Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, February 13, 2020.  China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker carries protective suits at Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, February 13, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker carries protective suits at Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, February 13, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Medical workers transport food for patients during lunch hour at Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, February 13. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers transport food for patients during lunch hour at Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, February 13. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers transport food for patients during lunch hour at Jinyintan hospital in Wuhan, February 13. China Daily via REUTERS
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Workers operate a vehicle to carry out disinfection in Jianghan district, in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers operate a vehicle to carry out disinfection in Jianghan district, in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers operate a vehicle to carry out disinfection in Jianghan district, in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Medical workers in protective suits attend to novel coronavirus patients in the ICU of a designated hospital in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits attend to novel coronavirus patients in the ICU of a designated hospital in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits attend to novel coronavirus patients in the ICU of a designated hospital in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A nurse in a protective suit feeds a coronavirus patient inside an isolated ward at Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, February 8, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A nurse in a protective suit feeds a coronavirus patient inside an isolated ward at Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, February 8, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A nurse in a protective suit feeds a coronavirus patient inside an isolated ward at Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, February 8, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A customer pushes a cart while shopping inside a supermarket of Alibaba's Hema Fresh chain, in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A customer pushes a cart while shopping inside a supermarket of Alibaba's Hema Fresh chain, in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A customer pushes a cart while shopping inside a supermarket of Alibaba's Hema Fresh chain, in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A medical worker in protective suit moves a novel coronavirus patient in a wheelchair at a hospital in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker in protective suit moves a novel coronavirus patient in a wheelchair at a hospital in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker in protective suit moves a novel coronavirus patient in a wheelchair at a hospital in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A makeshift memorial for Li Wenliang, the doctor who issued an early warning about the coronavirus outbreak before it was officially recognized, is seen after Li died of the virus, at an entrance to the Central Hospital of Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A makeshift memorial for Li Wenliang, the doctor who issued an early warning about the coronavirus outbreak before it was officially recognized, is seen after Li died of the virus, at an entrance to the Central Hospital of Wuhan, February 7, 2020....more

A makeshift memorial for Li Wenliang, the doctor who issued an early warning about the coronavirus outbreak before it was officially recognized, is seen after Li died of the virus, at an entrance to the Central Hospital of Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A worker in protective suit serves customers at a checkout counter of a supermarket in Wuhan, February 12, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker in protective suit serves customers at a checkout counter of a supermarket in Wuhan, February 12, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker in protective suit serves customers at a checkout counter of a supermarket in Wuhan, February 12, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A worker is seen inside a convenience store following an outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A worker is seen inside a convenience store following an outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A worker is seen inside a convenience store following an outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Community workers distribute free vegetables to members of households inside a residential compound in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Community workers distribute free vegetables to members of households inside a residential compound in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Community workers distribute free vegetables to members of households inside a residential compound in Wuhan, February 11, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Medical workers in protective suits are seen at the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center, which has been converted into a makeshift hospital in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits are seen at the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center, which has been converted into a makeshift hospital in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits are seen at the Wuhan Parlor Convention Center, which has been converted into a makeshift hospital in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS
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A road to Wuhan Tianhe International Airport is seen deserted in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. Courtesy of Edward Wang via REUTERS

A road to Wuhan Tianhe International Airport is seen deserted in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. Courtesy of Edward Wang via REUTERS

A road to Wuhan Tianhe International Airport is seen deserted in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. Courtesy of Edward Wang via REUTERS
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Staff from the U.S. embassy assemble before inspecting a cargo plane to evacuate Americans and Canadians from China, at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport, February 7, 2020. Courtesy of Edward Wang via REUTERS

Staff from the U.S. embassy assemble before inspecting a cargo plane to evacuate Americans and Canadians from China, at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport, February 7, 2020. Courtesy of Edward Wang via REUTERS

Staff from the U.S. embassy assemble before inspecting a cargo plane to evacuate Americans and Canadians from China, at Wuhan Tianhe International Airport, February 7, 2020. Courtesy of Edward Wang via REUTERS
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Filipinos voluntarily evacuated due to the coronavirus outbreak board a plane from Wuhan, February 9, 2020. Courtesy of Department of Foreign Affairs/Handout via REUTERS

Filipinos voluntarily evacuated due to the coronavirus outbreak board a plane from Wuhan, February 9, 2020. Courtesy of Department of Foreign Affairs/Handout via REUTERS

Filipinos voluntarily evacuated due to the coronavirus outbreak board a plane from Wuhan, February 9, 2020. Courtesy of Department of Foreign Affairs/Handout via REUTERS
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Cleaning workers wear face masks outside a closed shop in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Cleaning workers wear face masks outside a closed shop in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

Cleaning workers wear face masks outside a closed shop in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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Customers wearing face masks shop inside a supermarket in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Customers wearing face masks shop inside a supermarket in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Customers wearing face masks shop inside a supermarket in Wuhan, February 10, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Community volunteers deliver donated vegetables to elderly residents at Furen community on the Lantern Festival, which marks the end of Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations, in Wuhan, February 8, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

Community volunteers deliver donated vegetables to elderly residents at Furen community on the Lantern Festival, which marks the end of Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations, in Wuhan, February 8, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

Community volunteers deliver donated vegetables to elderly residents at Furen community on the Lantern Festival, which marks the end of Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations, in Wuhan, February 8, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS
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A delivery worker for Alibaba's Hema Fresh chain rides his electric bicycle on a road in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A delivery worker for Alibaba's Hema Fresh chain rides his electric bicycle on a road in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer

A delivery worker for Alibaba's Hema Fresh chain rides his electric bicycle on a road in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. REUTERS/Stringer
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A worker measures the body temperatures of people leaving a supermarket in Qingshan district in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker measures the body temperatures of people leaving a supermarket in Qingshan district in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker measures the body temperatures of people leaving a supermarket in Qingshan district in Wuhan, February 7, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Medical workers in protective suits move a patient at an isolated ward of a hospital in Caidian district in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits move a patient at an isolated ward of a hospital in Caidian district in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical workers in protective suits move a patient at an isolated ward of a hospital in Caidian district in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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Workers in protective suits examine specimens inside a laboratory in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers in protective suits examine specimens inside a laboratory in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers in protective suits examine specimens inside a laboratory in Wuhan, February 6, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A worker sets up beds at the Hongshan Stadium to convert it into a makeshift hospital, in Wuhan, February 4.  


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A worker sets up beds at the Hongshan Stadium to convert it into a makeshift hospital, in Wuhan, February 4. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker sets up beds at the Hongshan Stadium to convert it into a makeshift hospital, in Wuhan, February 4. China Daily via REUTERS
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A medical worker in protective suit adjusts a drip bag for a patient at a hospital in Wuhan, February 3.  
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A medical worker in protective suit adjusts a drip bag for a patient at a hospital in Wuhan, February 3. China Daily via REUTERS

A medical worker in protective suit adjusts a drip bag for a patient at a hospital in Wuhan, February 3. China Daily via REUTERS
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An aerial view shows the newly completed Huoshenshan Hospital, a dedicated hospital built in eight days to treat coronavirus patients, in Wuhan, February 2, 2020.
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An aerial view shows the newly completed Huoshenshan Hospital, a dedicated hospital built in eight days to treat coronavirus patients, in Wuhan, February 2, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

An aerial view shows the newly completed Huoshenshan Hospital, a dedicated hospital built in eight days to treat coronavirus patients, in Wuhan, February 2, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A worker takes body temperature measurement of a man at the entrance to a residential compound in Wuhan, February 1.     China Daily via REUTERS

A worker takes body temperature measurement of a man at the entrance to a residential compound in Wuhan, February 1. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker takes body temperature measurement of a man at the entrance to a residential compound in Wuhan, February 1. China Daily via REUTERS
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Funeral parlor staff members in protective suits help a colleague with disinfection after they transferred a body at a hospital, in Wuhan, January 30.    China Daily via REUTERS

Funeral parlor staff members in protective suits help a colleague with disinfection after they transferred a body at a hospital, in Wuhan, January 30. China Daily via REUTERS

Funeral parlor staff members in protective suits help a colleague with disinfection after they transferred a body at a hospital, in Wuhan, January 30. China Daily via REUTERS
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A doctor puts on protective goggles before entering the isolation ward at a hospital, in Wuhan, January 30. China Daily via REUTERS

A doctor puts on protective goggles before entering the isolation ward at a hospital, in Wuhan, January 30. China Daily via REUTERS

A doctor puts on protective goggles before entering the isolation ward at a hospital, in Wuhan, January 30. China Daily via REUTERS
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Workers at the construction site of the new Huoshenshan Hospital, a makeshift hospital for treating patients of the new coronavirus, in Wuhan, January 30.    China Daily via REUTERS

Workers at the construction site of the new Huoshenshan Hospital, a makeshift hospital for treating patients of the new coronavirus, in Wuhan, January 30. China Daily via REUTERS

Workers at the construction site of the new Huoshenshan Hospital, a makeshift hospital for treating patients of the new coronavirus, in Wuhan, January 30. China Daily via REUTERS
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Medical staff in protective suits treat a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, January 27.  China Daily via REUTERS

Medical staff in protective suits treat a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, January 27. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical staff in protective suits treat a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, January 27. China Daily via REUTERS
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Wuhan Yangtze River Tunnel is blocked with a barrier in Wuhan, January 25.   China Daily via REUTERS

Wuhan Yangtze River Tunnel is blocked with a barrier in Wuhan, January 25. China Daily via REUTERS

Wuhan Yangtze River Tunnel is blocked with a barrier in Wuhan, January 25. China Daily via REUTERS
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An empty street is seen in Wuhan, January 25, 2020. INSTAGRAM/EMILIA via REUTERS

An empty street is seen in Wuhan, January 25, 2020. INSTAGRAM/EMILIA via REUTERS

An empty street is seen in Wuhan, January 25, 2020. INSTAGRAM/EMILIA via REUTERS
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Medical staff in protective suits treat a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, in Wuhan, January 28.  China Daily via REUTERS

Medical staff in protective suits treat a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, in Wuhan, January 28. China Daily via REUTERS

Medical staff in protective suits treat a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, in Wuhan, January 28. China Daily via REUTERS
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Chinese Premier Li Keqiang wearing a mask and protective suit speaks to medical workers as he visits the Jinyintan hospital where patients with the new coronavirus are being treated, in Wuhan, January 27, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang wearing a mask and protective suit speaks to medical workers as he visits the Jinyintan hospital where patients with the new coronavirus are being treated, in Wuhan, January 27, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang wearing a mask and protective suit speaks to medical workers as he visits the Jinyintan hospital where patients with the new coronavirus are being treated, in Wuhan, January 27, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS
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Excavators and bulldozers are seen at the construction site where a new hospital is being built to treat patients of a new coronavirus, on the outskirts of Wuhan, January 24, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS.

Excavators and bulldozers are seen at the construction site where a new hospital is being built to treat patients of a new coronavirus, on the outskirts of Wuhan, January 24, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS.

Excavators and bulldozers are seen at the construction site where a new hospital is being built to treat patients of a new coronavirus, on the outskirts of Wuhan, January 24, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS.
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53-year-old patient Yang Zhongyi takes drips at the Wuhan Eighth hospital, in Wuhan, January 25, 2020. Yang is a highly suspected case of the new coronavirus yet is unable to get tests to confirm due to local hospitals' lack of testing equipment or beds, according to her son Zhang Changchun. REUTERS/Zhang Changchun/Handout via Reuters

53-year-old patient Yang Zhongyi takes drips at the Wuhan Eighth hospital, in Wuhan, January 25, 2020. Yang is a highly suspected case of the new coronavirus yet is unable to get tests to confirm due to local hospitals' lack of testing equipment or...more

53-year-old patient Yang Zhongyi takes drips at the Wuhan Eighth hospital, in Wuhan, January 25, 2020. Yang is a highly suspected case of the new coronavirus yet is unable to get tests to confirm due to local hospitals' lack of testing equipment or beds, according to her son Zhang Changchun. REUTERS/Zhang Changchun/Handout via Reuters
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A street view after the Wuhan government announced a ban on non-essential vehicles in the downtown area, on the second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, in Wuhan, January 26. cnsphoto via REUTERS

A street view after the Wuhan government announced a ban on non-essential vehicles in the downtown area, on the second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, in Wuhan, January 26. cnsphoto via REUTERS

A street view after the Wuhan government announced a ban on non-essential vehicles in the downtown area, on the second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, in Wuhan, January 26. cnsphoto via REUTERS
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Chinese paramilitary officers wearing masks stand guard at an entrance of the closed Hankou Railway Station after the city was locked down in Wuhan, January 23.   China Daily via REUTERS

Chinese paramilitary officers wearing masks stand guard at an entrance of the closed Hankou Railway Station after the city was locked down in Wuhan, January 23. China Daily via REUTERS

Chinese paramilitary officers wearing masks stand guard at an entrance of the closed Hankou Railway Station after the city was locked down in Wuhan, January 23. China Daily via REUTERS
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A staff member from a local sanitation and epidemic prevention team checks body temperature of a passenger in a car at a toll station in Wuhan, January 23.      China Daily via REUTERS

A staff member from a local sanitation and epidemic prevention team checks body temperature of a passenger in a car at a toll station in Wuhan, January 23. China Daily via REUTERS

A staff member from a local sanitation and epidemic prevention team checks body temperature of a passenger in a car at a toll station in Wuhan, January 23. China Daily via REUTERS
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A worker sanitizes the square in front of the Hankou Railway Station, in Wuhan, January 23.     China Daily via REUTERS

A worker sanitizes the square in front of the Hankou Railway Station, in Wuhan, January 23. China Daily via REUTERS

A worker sanitizes the square in front of the Hankou Railway Station, in Wuhan, January 23. China Daily via REUTERS
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People queue for receiving treatment at the fever outpatient department at the Wuhan Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, January 22.    cnsphoto via REUTERS

People queue for receiving treatment at the fever outpatient department at the Wuhan Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, January 22. cnsphoto via REUTERS

People queue for receiving treatment at the fever outpatient department at the Wuhan Tongji Hospital in Wuhan, January 22. cnsphoto via REUTERS
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A man stands in front of a screen showing that multiple departure flights have been cancelled after the city was locked down, at an airport in Wuhan, January 23.   cnsphoto via REUTERS

A man stands in front of a screen showing that multiple departure flights have been cancelled after the city was locked down, at an airport in Wuhan, January 23. cnsphoto via REUTERS

A man stands in front of a screen showing that multiple departure flights have been cancelled after the city was locked down, at an airport in Wuhan, January 23. cnsphoto via REUTERS
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Trump visits India

Trump visits India

U.S. President Donald Trump arrives in India on a two-day state visit.

Fears grow as coronavirus outbreaks spread beyond China

Fears grow as coronavirus outbreaks spread beyond China

With coronavirus cases rising in Italy and several Middle East countries dealing with their first infections, fears of a global pandemic sent markets into a tailspin, even as China eased curbs with no new cases reported in Beijing and other cities.

Security forces clash with protesters in Chile

Security forces clash with protesters in Chile

Unrest continues in Chile as protests that began in October over a rise in transport fares continue against Chile's government.

The art of the shoe: Louboutin on exhibit

The art of the shoe: Louboutin on exhibit

A new Paris exhibition entitled "Christian Louboutin l'Exhibition" showcases the inspirations behind shoemaker Christian Louboutin's work, landmarks in his career, and contemporary artists who have re-interpreted his work.

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