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    Earlier this month, the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic and called on all countries to take drastic precautionary measures.

    Head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and emergency specialists are holding a press conference to share information on the COVID-19 situation and the health measures taken by countries to counter the pandemic. 

    Over 340,000 coronavirus cases have been confirmed globally, with over 14,700 fatalities.

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    Coronavirus Pandemic: Borders Shut, Public Events Cancelled (257)
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