ABC News (USA) reported on cases of US citizens who found themselves stranded abroad after the global outbreak of Covid-19 continued to worsen in many countries, leading to lockdowns and travel bans:
Many U.S. citizens are finding it all but impossible to return home from their trips abroad due to travel bans. ABC News’ Zohreen Shah reports.ABC News (USA)
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In This Story: COVID-19
Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.
Symptoms of coronavirus
The main symptoms of coronavirus are:
- a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
- a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
- shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)
Latest News about Covid-19
Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.