The coronavirus from China gave a temporary name

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Coronavirus, outbreak of which occurred in China, given the temporary name of Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia (NCP), reports RIA Novosti with reference to the public health Committee of China.

“we have Decided to give the new interim disease name “pneumonia caused by a new type of coronavirus,” — said in the message.

it is Noted that the official international name for the disease who have not given.

the First reports of an outbreak of a new type of pneumonia began to come from the Chinese Wuhan at the end of last year. Victims of the new coronavirus in China have become 811 people, infected almost 37,2 thousand people.

in Order to prevent the spread of the virus in Russia, the government decided to close certain sections of the border with China in the far East, to restrict the crossing of the border with Mongolia, to cancel work visas for Chinese citizens to be evacuated from Hubei province located there, and the Russians, to suspend the regular flights of all Russian airlines in China, except for flights of “Aeroflot” in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Hong Kong. RZD, in its turn, ceased rail links with China

the Kremlin has stepped up precautions. In particular, we started to check all event attendees. There is a new procedure – the person with the camera in hand measures the temperature of the body came.

the Kremlin has stepped up precautions for coronavirus

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