200 Americans Evacuate as Chinese Coronavirus Cases Jump to 5,974, Surpassing SARS Outbreak

The coronavirus outbreak in China has reached a dangerous milestone, surpassing the SARS outbreak that worried the world two decades ago. With more cases being confirmed every day, the new virus has now infected at least 5,974 people compared to the 5,327 SARS victims in China in 2002-2003.

The current outbreak may be less deadly though. The new coronavirus, 2019-nCoV, has killed 132 compared to the 348 people killed by SARS in China.

Countries have begun evacuating their citizens from Wuhan, the Chinese city that is the epicenter of the new virus. More than 200 Americans are on their way home.

Read more here: https://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/us/2020/january/200-americans-evacuate-as-chinese-coronavirus-cases-jump-to-5-974-surpassing-sars-outbreak


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