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Europe is now the world centre for the coronavirus outbreak, according to the WHO director general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

In a press briefing at WHO headquarters, he said that Europe had more cases and deaths than the rest of the world combined apart from China.

Courtesy of theguardian.com

Coronavirus spread: Three more cases in England #COVID19 #coronavirus #England #UK #Europe #emergency #quarantine #epidemic

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Three more patients in England have tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total number of UK cases to 23.

Chief medical officer Professor Chris Whitty said two of the patients had recently travelled back from Italy while the other had returned from Asia.

The cases are from Gloucestershire, Hertfordshire and Berkshire.

Prof Whitty said: “All three are being investigated and contact tracing has begun.”

Courtesy of Sky News

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