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# wuhan - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Wuhan next-of-kin accuse China of blocking Covid-19 lawsuits

Families accuse the Wuhan and Hubei governments of concealing the outbreak when it first emerged late last year.

# wuhan - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Handful of Covid-19 cases found as Wuhan tests 10 million residents

The city found no infections among 1,174 close contacts of the people who tested positive.

# wuhan - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Medical journal refutes Trump claim it published reports about earlier spread of Covid-19 in China

The Lancet described the allegations made by Trump in a letter to the WHO as “serious and damaging”.

# wuhan - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Wuhan plans to test entire population of 11 million following new Covid-19 cluster

Wuhan reported the first cluster of new infections since the city re-opened after a 76-day lockdown on 8 April.

# wuhan - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Early suspicions on pangolins and a laboratory, but scientists still convinced bats and animal market played key role in Covid-19

“The market had an animal there that amplified the virus and gave it to a lot of people, because of the first 48 cases, 26 were associated with the market. That rings alarm bells.”

# wuhan - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Trump's Secretary of State claims there's 'enormous evidence' that coronavirus originated in Wuhan lab

Mike Pompeo told ABC that China must be held “accountable” for the global pandemic.

# wuhan - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Aggressive public health measures halted the spread of Covid-19 in China, study shows

Scientists also warned there is a substantial risk of the virus being reintroduced from abroad.

# wuhan - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Thousands of people leave Wuhan after the months-long lockdown was lifted

Wuhan, in Hubei province, was the source of the global coronavirus outbreak.

# wuhan - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Thousands start to leave Wuhan in China as ban lifted on outbound travel

Yesterday, China reported no new coronavirus deaths for the first time since January.

# wuhan - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

China to end travel restrictions in province where Covid-19 first emerged

From midnight tonight, healthy residents will be permitted to travel outside the province.

# wuhan - Thursday 19 March, 2020

China reports zero new domestic coronavirus cases for first time

Wuhan and its 11 million people were placed under strict quarantine to keep the number of cases down.

# wuhan - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Japan closes schools across the country to stop spread of Covid-19

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he has asked schools to remain closed until spring holidays begin in late March.

# wuhan - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Hospital director at epicentre of coronavirus epidemic in China dies of the virus

More than 72,000 people have been infected with the virus, also known as Covid-19.

# wuhan - Monday 10 February, 2020

UK government declares coronavirus a 'serious and imminent threat to public health'

Under new measures announce today the UK Department of Health said people can be forcibly quarantined.

# wuhan - Friday 7 February, 2020

An Post suspends all mail to China as coronavirus outbreak spreads

There have been no cases of coronavirus confirmed in Ireland.

# wuhan - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300 Philippines This post contains videos

Coronavirus: First death reported outside China as overall death toll rises above 300

The outbreak has been declared an international public health emergency.

# wuhan - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Coronavirus: Around 12,000 cases of infection as death toll rises to 259

The UK Foreign Office said that it was withdrawing its staff members based in China.

# wuhan - Friday 31 January, 2020

Three Irish citizens evacuated from Wuhan begin fortnight in UK quarantine

There have been two confirmed cases of the novel virus in the UK so far.

# wuhan - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Trinity students advised to cancel study trip to China amid coronavirus fears

A number of colleges have issued advice to their students.

# wuhan - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Coronavirus latest: Japan, EU, US and South Korea to evacuate citizens from Wuhan

All cases had involved people who had been in or near Wuhan, but Japan and Germany have now reported human-to-human cases.

# wuhan - Monday 27 January, 2020

Death toll from coronavirus rises to 80, with over 2,700 confirmed cases

China’s health minister warned that the virus seems to be spreading more easily.

# wuhan - Sunday 26 January, 2020

Wuhan mayor expecting thousands more cases of coronavirus to be confirmed

The US consulate also announced it will evacuate personnel on a charter flight back to the US.

Coronavirus death toll rises to 56 as US consulate prepares evacuation from Wuhan

Cases have been found in Thailand, Japan, South Korea, the US, Vietnam, Singapore, Malaysia, Nepal, France, Australia and Canada.

# wuhan - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Flights and trains from Chinese city of Wuhan suspended to halt virus spread

Residents of Wuhan have been told not to leave the city without a special reason

# wuhan - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

First case of new coronavirus on US soil after man returns from China

The man returned to the Seattle area in the middle of last week after traveling to Wuhan in central China.

# wuhan - Monday 20 January, 2020

Third person killed by SARS-like illness as virus spreads to fourth country

Chinese authorities have confirmed more than 130 new cases of the virus.

# wuhan - Monday 21 October, 2019

From The42 'Best performance I've seen in my 10 years here' - Irish Defence Forces through to World Cup quarter-final Knockout Stages

'Best performance I've seen in my 10 years here' - Irish Defence Forces through to World Cup quarter-final

A last-eight tie with Algeria awaits the Boys in Green on Wednesday.

# wuhan - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Plane forced to circle above airport 'because air traffic controllers fell asleep' Sleeping On The Job

# wuhan - Sunday 20 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge Sea Lions Inexplicably Getting Married Pic of the Day Seal Love