All direct flights to Moscow from the Chinese Wuhan, the epicenter of infection Chinese deadly coronavirus, have been temporarily cancelled. On Friday, January 24, said an informed source, “Interfax”.
According to him, the closure of the local airport “Tanga” and the suspension of flights to the Russian capital said Chinese airlines. Thus, according to the interlocutor of the Agency, no restrictions on traffic with China from the Russian side were not introduced.
On 23 January it was reported that of the Chinese airline China Southern has cancelled a stopover in Wuhan Tianhe airport and went directly from Guangzhou to Moscow. A day earlier in Moscow from Wuhan arrived the plane with the same airline. Then, with a delay of 15 minutes the aircraft flew in the opposite direction.
According to the latest data from the Ministry of health reported 26 people died, 876 were infected. Most of the victims are in China, but few cases had previously identified outside: Japan, South Korea, Thailand, USA. It is known that the virus is transmitted from person to person. The main symptoms of infection include fever, fatigue and cough with little sputum.
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