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No country is safe from the coronavirus, and everywhere will eventually get outbreaks no matter how well they prepare, a WHO expert said

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

The Coronavirus epidemic is predicted to infect every country in the world eventually, a World Health Organization expert warned on Tuesday.
East Asia was the first region to be hit by the virus but cases are now tapering off. Europe and the US are now the focus of the epidemic.
But WHO technical adviser Matthew Griffith said COVID-19 "will eventually get everywhere," Reuters reported. This includes places where outbreaks have so far been contained.
To date the coronavirus has hit at least 178 countries and territories. It has infected over 800,000 people and killed almost 40,000...
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