Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Tag: China Quarantines a City of 11 Million Over Deadly New Virus

China Quarantines a City of 11 Million Over Deadly New Virus

by Mish Shedlock, The Maven:

Wuhan will halt all outbound flights and trains in an effort to stem the spread of a new pneumonia-like virus.

The Wall Street Journal reports China Orders City at Center of Virus Outbreak to Shut Public Transport.

Wuhan, the city in central China where a new coronavirus originated, will halt all outbound flights and trains and shut down its public transportation system from Thursday morning, the Chinese government said, a dramatic escalation in China’s battle to contain a pneumonia outbreak that has now killed 17 people.