UPDATE: The Wuhan coronavirus has reached the Philippines and India.
BREAKING: India reports first case of coronavirus— The Spectator Index (@spectatorindex) January 30, 2020
BREAKING: The Philippines has confirmed its first case of novel coronavirus or 2019-nCoV.— CNN Philippines (@cnnphilippines) January 30, 2020
Local health officials announced that a female Chinese national is the country’s first case of 2019-nCoV, which was first reported in Wuhan City in China https://t.co/7aRLKXoppT
UPDATE: Glenn Beck talks to Dr. Eric Ding who has recently become a Twitter sensation
UPDATE: You’re a racist for noticing!
30 January 2020: Wuhan coronavirus #2019-nCoV number of cases compared with other recent epidemics. Within 24 hours the number of cases will almost certainly pass the total number of cases for the SARS virus. Wuhan virus numbers from @BNODesk: https://t.co/UodFEVowuL pic.twitter.com/T3hC6oqXFQ— Noisy Turtle (@NoisyTurtle2600) January 30, 2020
Some people in China are taking no chances when it comes to personal protection against the coronavirus outbreak pic.twitter.com/ugykY9vQzq— SCMP News (@SCMPNews) January 30, 2020
UPDATE: Monitoring intensifies
UPDATE: Shanghai, Beijing and Wenzhou now all have over 100 infections. So much for containing the virus. It is spreading outside of Hubei now faster than inside the quarantine zone.
UPDATE: The Philippines has stopped issuing visas to Chinese. Papua New Guinea has closed its borders to all of Asia. Malaysia and Singapore have blocked travelers from Wuhan.
UPDATE: Have you ever wondered what would happen if our ruling class had to confront a real crisis? Will there still be Trump rallies in November?
UPDATE: Containment has failed
UPDATE: The president is monitoring the situation.
Just received a briefing on the Coronavirus in China from all of our GREAT agencies, who are also working closely with China. We will continue to monitor the ongoing developments. We have the best experts anywhere in the world, and they are on top of it 24/7! pic.twitter.com/rrtF1Stk78— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 30, 2020
UPDATE: Are we still on track? Yep.
UPDATE: The daily nationwide update from China is out
Coronavirus update:— BNO Newsroom (@BNODesk) January 30, 2020
– 7,811 confirmed cases worldwide
– 12,167 suspected cases
– 170 fatalities
– 1,370 in serious/critical condition
– 124 treated and released
– All regions of China reporting cases
– 17 countries reporting cases
Are Europeans less susceptible to the virus?
East Asians have more receptors (over 5 times more) favoring the viral process, specifically ACE2-expressing cells.https://t.co/6F7k46ah2S— Battle Beagle (@HarmlessYardDog) January 29, 2020
These are all variants known to positively influence the amount of ACE2-expressing cells:https://t.co/a0Q69sbxqv— Battle Beagle (@HarmlessYardDog) January 29, 2020
East Asian A=1.00
South Asian A=0.82
We’re still waiting on the daily national update.
British Airways, Lufthansa, American Airlines, Air Canada and other airlines are pulling out of China. Kazakhstan is shutting down the border. Hong Kong has closed its border with China. Even Russia is limiting rail service with China. Regardless of how this plays out, it is already worse than SARS and will have a larger economic impact.
i’m not as concerned about the coronavirus as i should be pic.twitter.com/zQUBTZ3Vn4— soyboy????? (@leansupreme222) January 29, 2020
Coronavirus update:— BNO Newsroom (@BNODesk) January 29, 2020
– 7,186 confirmed cases worldwide
– 169 fatalities
– 1,220 in serious/critical condition
– Around 100 treated and released
– Majority of cases in China
– 17 countries reporting cases
The number of people in serious/critical condition in Hubei province alone has risen to 988, up from 899 yesterday. It’s also the largest number of new fatalities in 1 day since the outbreak began. https://t.co/ITttAhABSm— BNO Newsroom (@BNODesk) January 29, 2020
BREAKING: Epicenter of coronavirus outbreak reports more than 1,000 new cases and 37 new deaths, raising death toll to 162 https://t.co/XQhLD5wMuG— BNO Newsroom (@BNODesk) January 29, 2020