Jan.24 — France reported the first two cases in Europe, and U.S. health authorities are monitoring more than 60 people for potential infection with the coronavirus that has sickened hundreds of people and prompted travel lockdowns in Wuhan, China, and surrounding cities. Drew Armstrong reports on “Bloomberg Markets: The Close.”
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France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.