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Coronavirus updates: US flies out its Diamond Princess passengers as China cases pass 70,000 - live news

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Global death toll reaches 1,770 with first case in Taiwan, as Canada prepares to airlift its citizens from Japan cruise ship. Follow live news and latest updates 1.07am GMT Chinese state media is reporting that penalties up to life imprisonment can be handed out to people who sell face masks or goggles which don't meet national standards. Penalties up to life imprisonment can be given to those who produce or sell medical supplies including surgical masks and goggles that failed to meet national standards: authority China COVID19 pic.twitter.com/jTVWe2x6dM 1.05am GMT Hubei province is...
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