China Quarantines City of 11 Million After Deadly Virus Spreads to US

(TMU) — A Chinese news bulletin that was first picked up in the U.S. by Financial Times reporter Gabriel Wildau, has indicated that the city of Wuhan is now under a quarantine in response to the rapid spread of a deadly SARS-like virus called 2019-nCoV.

The infectious respiratory illness is a new strain of coronavirus, which causes a type of pneumonia. Some experts have compared it to Sars, because that was also a coronavirus. Scientists have examined the genetic code of the new virus and have found that it is more closely related to SARS than any other human coronavirus.

The illness is said to have originated in a seafood market in Wuhan, and quickly spread to other areas of China, then Japan, Thailand, South Korea, and the United States.

Five major U.S. airports are now being screened.

Posted by The Mind Unleashed on Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Soon after the first case was reported in the US, the Chinese government made the call to quarantine the city of Wuhan.

Until further notice, Wuhan’s 11 million residents will be trapped in the city unless they receive special permission to leave after an intense screening process.

Hundreds of cases have been reported officially, but experts fear that there could be thousands who are infected by now. At least 17 people have died from the illness, but prior to the quarantine of Wuhan, the government has actively censored news about the outbreak and deleted social media posts that contradicted official statements on the matter.

Some say China may not be telling the full truth about the outbreak that has some scientists baffled.

Posted by The Mind Unleashed on Tuesday, January 21, 2020

China is under intense international scrutiny about the outbreak, considering their mismanagement of the SARS outbreak in 2002 and 2003. The Chinese government was accused of attempting to cover up the severity of the SARS outbreak when it initially occurred.

Residents of the affected areas are being advised to avoid “unprotected” contact with live animals. They are also being advised to thoroughly cook any meat and eggs, and avoid close contact with anyone who has cold or flu-like symptoms

By John Vibes | Creative Commons | TheMindUnleashed.com

Visit the USSA News store!
Click this link for the original source of this article.
Author: John Vibes



This content is courtesy of, and owned and copyrighted by, https://themindunleashed.com and its author. This content is made available by use of the public RSS feed offered by the host site and is used for educational purposes only. If you are the author or represent the host site and would like this content removed now and in the future, please contact the USSANews.com administrator by using the contact form located in the top-left menu. Your request will be immediately honored. Please visit https://themindunleashed.com for more terrific, conservative content. The owner of this website may be paid to recommend American Bullion. The content of this website, including the positive review of American Bullion, the negative review of its competitors, and any other information may not be independent or neutral.

https://beyondlimitsvacation.com USSANews.com