The director of France's public health agency Jerome Salomon said there were three new cases of coronavirus in the country during a press conference in Paris on Monday.
«There are three confirmed cases, there are no new cases in France,» Salomon said.
Salomon also touched down on repatriation flights planned to evacuate French citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, which is the epicentre of... Еще the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
«The idea is to not mix sick people with non-sick people, and to propose individualised care in a health facility for the people who are infected with the virus, and in a residential facility for those who will not be sick but will need this reinforced follow-up of 14 days,» Salomon said.
The new strain of coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan, China, has killed at least 81 people so far and infected more than 2,740, with the disease spreading from China to other countries, including the US, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Australia, Nepal and France. Cases were also reported in Taiwan, Canada, Japan, Malaysia and Vietnam.