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US announces 2 new Coronavirus cases, number of infected reaches 4,515 in China.

Washington, Beijing, Jan. 28 (Petra)-- Two new cases of the Coronavirus were confirmed in the United States Monday evening bringing the number of infected Americans to five, while China announced that the number of infections rose to 4,515 people. US officials indicated that the five infected people had all traveled to China, while disease prevention centers had excluded at least 32 people who were believed to be potential cases. The first US patient to be infected with the new virus remains in an isolation unit at a local medical center near Seattle, while health officials are debating whether to allow him to leave or not. Chinese authorities announced Tuesday that the number of people infected with the Coronavirus has reached 4,515 people all over the country, 106 of whom have died, and 60 infected with the virus have been fully treated and have fully recovered. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), since its outbreak in December, the virus has killed 81 people in China and infected 2,700 others, before it had spread to Europe and the United States. //Petra// AF 28/01/2020 12:45:43

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