Coronavirus: Is there any evidence for lab release theory? – BBC News

US State Department cables show that embassy officials were worried about biosecurity at a virus lab in Wuhan, China. The lab is in the same city where the coronavirus outbreak first came to the world’s attention. And President Donald Trump has said the US government is looking into unverified reports that the virus escaped from … Read more Coronavirus: Is there any evidence for lab release theory? – BBC News

Beijing rejects American accusations about secret tests

China has rejected accusations from the U.S. State Department that it has violated its international obligations by secretly testing nuclear weapons. At a press conference on April 16, a foreign ministry spokesman said Washington’s report was “made of thin air, totally unfounded and not worth refuting.” He added the international community should be wary of … Read more Beijing rejects American accusations about secret tests

US criticised for slow repatriation of citizens stuck over virus

The US has been criticised over its slow response in bringing back some 30,000 Americans stranded abroad due to the global effort to lockdown countries affected by the coronavirus pandemic. But the State Department says it has already repatriated 31,000 US citizens from 72 countries and is ramping up efforts this week. Al Jazeera’s Heidi … Read more US criticised for slow repatriation of citizens stuck over virus

Coronavirus: White House Calls For Two-Week Quarantine For All Leaving New York

The White House advised anyone who has been in New York to self-quarantine for 14 days to stop the spread of the coronavirus, which has become widespread in the city. #Coronavirus “You may have been exposed before you left New York,” Deborah Birx, the State Department doctor who is advising Vice President Mike Pence, said … Read more Coronavirus: White House Calls For Two-Week Quarantine For All Leaving New York

Anyone Who Left NYC Area in Last Few Days Should Self-Quarantine for 14 Days: Birx

Mar.24 — The White House advised anyone who has been in New York to self-quarantine for 14 days to stop the spread of the coronavirus, which has become widespread in the city. Deborah Birx, the State Department doctor advising the Coronavirus Task Force, spoke at a White House briefing.

State Department warns US citizens not to travel abroad due to coronavirus pandemic

The US State Department warned American citizens not to travel abroad due to the coronavirus pandemic, issuing the highest possible level of travel advisory. The Level 4: Do Not Travel advisory “advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.” The State Department urged Americans “in countries where commercial … Read more State Department warns US citizens not to travel abroad due to coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Deaths in Italy pass Chinese total- BBC News

The death toll from coronavirus in Italy today passed that for China. After another 427 people died in the past 24 hours Italy’s total now exceeds 3,400. And the United States has told Americans not to travel abroad, advising its citizens to come home now if possible. The State Department said that Americans who don’t … Read more Coronavirus: Deaths in Italy pass Chinese total- BBC News

Would You Take a Cruise During a Coronavirus Outbreak?

At the world’s busiest cruise port, thousands of vacationers paid little heed to a government warning that Americans should avoid setting sail on the massive ships. Passengers lined up at Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.’s Miami terminal Monday to board the Norwegian Sky, with few expressing concerns about contracting the new coronavirus that’s infected more … Read more Would You Take a Cruise During a Coronavirus Outbreak?

State Department advising Americans not to get on cruise ships

Those stuck on the Grand Princess cruise ship will be docked tomorrow going to the hospital or military bases for mandatory 14 day quarantine. WATCH THE FULL EPISODES OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/35ZFVjm WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #Coronavirus #CruiseShips #StateDepartmentWarning

Coronavirus sparks new travel alerts | WNT

President Trump meets with top pharma executives on coronavirus, while the U.S. State Department issues its highest travel warning for parts of Italy and South Korea. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/3cn60x7 WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/33iKepm #WorldNewsTonight #DavidMuir #Coronavirus

WATCH LIVE: House holds hearing on coronavirus U.S. and international response

The director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and State Department officials testify before the House Intelligence committee. The hearing comes after a Northern California woman contracted the coronavirus without traveling to regions hit by the outbreak or coming into contact with anyone known to have the infection, the first sign the … Read more WATCH LIVE: House holds hearing on coronavirus U.S. and international response

New York Is Preparing for Possible Coronavirus Outbreak

Feb.27 — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says state officials are preparing for a possible outbreak of coronavirus in New York state, but he says the public should remain calm. He’s asking the state Department of Health for an additional $40 million in funding to better equip health workers with additional tools they’ll need, such … Read more New York Is Preparing for Possible Coronavirus Outbreak

No NYC Coronavirus Cases Yet as City Prepares for Virus: de Blasio

New York is freeing up $40 million in emergency funds to help healthcare providers respond to a potential coronavirus pandemic, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday. #Coronavirus #CoronavirusNewYork #CoronavirusOutbreak Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Cuomo held separate events to address preparations for a potential outbreak in New York, which they confirmed has seen zero cases. … Read more No NYC Coronavirus Cases Yet as City Prepares for Virus: de Blasio