This was reported by the publication UNN with reference to NHK.
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"Among the 66 new infected people on February 10: 45 are Japanese, 11 are Americans, 4 are Australians, 3 are Filipinos. One Canadian, one British and one Ukrainian," the source said.
According to Igor Kuzin, acting Director General of the Center for Public Health of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, a 37-year-old Ukrainian woman became infected with the coronavirus. She and the first infected Ukrainian, a 25-year-old young man, were crew members and worked in the maintenance unit.
What is known about a coronavirus outbreak on a liner
On board the Diamond Princess liner there are 3,700 people from 56 countries, of which 2,700 are passengers, the rest are crew members, including 25 Ukrainians.
Passengers with a virus are sent to hospitals in Japan. Those who have not identified a coronavirus, or those who are waiting for the test results, remain on the ship for at least 14 days.
On February 9, 70 cases of infection of the vessel were detected, and subsequently six more people were reported who were hospitalized because of the coronavirus, in particular the Ukrainian. An infected citizen of Ukraine is a 20-year-old crew member. Subsequently, the media reported a new case of coronavirus in another Ukrainian.
They say that passengers were infected with the virus by an 80-year-old man who was on the liner from January 20 to 25, and then went ashore in Hong Kong.
In another 60 passengers of the Dimond Princess liner, a coronavirus was discovered / Photo: Reuters
The latest data on the spread of the Chinese virus:
As of February 10, 910 people died of viral pneumonia caused by coronavirus. The total number of infected people is about 45 thousand worldwide. About 9% of those infected die from the disease. The World Health Organization has declared a global health emergency. In Ukraine, not a single case of suspected coronavirus has been confirmed. Group tours were temporarily stopped in China. The Ukrainian Embassy in China advises to refrain from traveling to a country where an epidemic is raging.
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