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Coronavirus now poses 'very high' risk at global level: WHO

Reuters Friday, 28 February 2020
The risk of spread and impact of the coronavirus is now "very high" at a global level, the highest level of alarm, but containment is still possible, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.
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