The U.N. Security Council is expressing concern at the possible impact of the coronavirus pandemic in war-torn Libya and is calling on the warring parties to stop fighting “urgently” and allow unhindered access for humanitarian aid throughout the country... ABC NEWS · 5 days
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Serbia is closing its borders for all but cargo traffic in an effort to stop the spread of the new coronavirus more
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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro continues to defy calls from health officials looking to prevent gatherings that might spread the new coronavirus, posting videos of himself gathering small crowds in several neighborhoods in... more
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Nepal's government has extended the nationwide lockdown by a week in an attempt to stop the coronavirus spread more
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French police have commenced patrols to stop anyone outside to try to contain the spreading virus more
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Italy, Iran and the United States reported soaring new death tolls as the coronavirus pandemic marched relentlessly across the globe more
World hunkers down at home, stranded travellers scramble  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
With borders slamming shut, schools and businesses closing and increasingly drastic restrictions on movement, tens of millions of people are heeding government calls to isolate themselves and slow the spread of the... more
The Latest: Seattle area, San Francisco ban large gatherings  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Officials have banned large gatherings and events in the Seattle metro area and in San Francisco to try to stop the spread of the new coronavirus more
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