News & Perspective

Jan 26, 2020

Jan 26, 2020
Wearing masks and respirators on China subway

As nCoV cases surge past 2,000, Canada now affected

China reports 688 new cases today, with the head of the World Health Organization en route.

Jan 28, 2020

Jan 28, 2020
Plane landing in Munich

WHO seeks to answer nCoV unknowns as more local spread noted outside of China

The visit from WHO officials comes as cases in China top 4,000 and deaths surge past 100—and novel coronavirus activity heats up in several countries outside of China.

Feb 16, 2020

Feb 16, 2020
Diamond Princess cruise ship

As cruise ship COVID-19 numbers climb, nations evacuate passengers

With 137 newly confirmed infections, cases on the Diamond Princess reach 355.

Feb 26, 2020

Feb 26, 2020
Sao Paulo suspension bridge

Hot spots outside China tied to COVID-19 in 4 more nations

For the first time, new cases outside of China exceed new cases reported within China.

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