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A cruise liner company Costa Crociere is stuck in the port with thousands of passengers on Board because of the deadly Chinese virus. About it reports the local edition Rai News.
According to the source, the ship, carrying about six thousand people, were blocked in the port of Civitavecchia (Civitavecchia). The reason for this was the fact that a couple of Chinese from Hong Kong discovered the coronavirus symptoms: high fever and breathing problems.
A team of doctors checks the analyses of the diseased passengers. Other tourists can’t leave the ship until the results of the survey.
According to the latest data from the coronavirus has killed more than 160 people and infected nearly six thousand. To fully cope with the infection has been 170 patients, they are discharged. Most of the infections occurred in China, the first in the Chinese city of Wuhan. In addition to China, cases of infection were recorded in Japan, South Korea, Thailand, USA, Germany, Australia.
The virus is transmitted from person to person. Its symptoms are fever, fatigue and cough. According to experts, the new Chinese virus can appear in Russia in mid-February 2020. The risk of detection is high.
Video, photo All from Russia.