As reported circumstances of the coronavirus spiked to over 79,000 over the weekend, Europe struggled to take care of its first main outbreak of the illness, in Italy. South Korea took “unprecedented, highly effective” steps to attempt to comprise the unfold of the COVID-19, and Iran reported extra circumstances. China, which has over 77,000 circumstances, reported a whole lot extra.
The variety of confirmed coronavirus circumstances within the U.S. has reached 53, well being officers stated Monday. Most individuals who examined constructive had been former passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship, which had been quarantined off Japan. A federal choose quickly blocked a authorities plan to ship some sufferers to a facility in Costa Mesa, California, after metropolis officers sued, saying they hadn’t been consulted.