Japan Defends Handling of Coronavirus-Struck Cruise Ship

TOKYO—Japanese officers defended their dealing with of cruise-ship virus victims immediately after the initially two passenger deaths ended up reported—one a lady in her 80s who experienced a fever for a week right before receiving to a healthcare facility.

South Korea, meanwhile, described its initially loss of life from the Covid-19 coronavirus, whilst verified conditions commenced to mount in Beijing and Iran declared crisis measures Thursday to stem the unfold of the virus there immediately after two persons identified with the illness died in the central town of Qom.