WHO: More new daily virus cases outside China than inside

The World Health Organization says Wednesday there are now more new daily cases of the  coronavirus outside China than inside the hard-hit country, marking a shift in the outbreak.

“Yesterday, the number of new cases reported outside China exceeded the number of new cases in China for the first time,” WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus tells diplomats in Geneva.

The UN health agency puts the number of new cases in China Tuesday at 411 while those registered outside the country stands at 427.


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