China sees sharp spike in cases as COVID-19 spreads to prisons
Saturday, 22 February 2020 China on Thursday reported a sharp increase in the cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection just a day after announcing a significant decline in the number of new infections. New confirmed infections rose to 1,109 by the end of Thursday, as compared to 394 reported the day before. The toll has risen to 2,236, with 118 new deaths...
China reported a sharp decrease in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday but a doubling of infections in South Korea and 10 new cases in Iran added to unease about its rapid spread and global reach. Edward Baran reports.
Mainland China reported a rise in new confirmed cases of coronavirus on Thursday.
The announcement signals a reversal of three straight days of declines.
According to health officials, a spike in new..