Nothing here to see: US arranging charter flight Sunday to evacuate its citizens, diplomats from Wuhan

US arranging charter flight Sunday to evacuate its citizens, diplomats from Wuhan, sources tell @WSJ. ~1k Americans in city. US consulate contacting to offer ride. Boeing 767 jet seats 230. Evacuated must pay. Medical staff also on board to monitor. US consulate temporarily shut.


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Read the comments… seems the virus is worse than we’re being told

Over 1,000 US people there…

 

Coffee giant @Starbucks closes all stores and delivery services in Hubei Province for #LunarNewYear  period.

This after @McDonalds closed stores in 5 cities in Hubei (Wuhan, Ezhou, Huanggang, Qianjiang Xiantao) as of Jan 24 due to #WuhanCoronovirus scare. On $MCD #China social media, it says will resume business “in accordance with the development of the epidemic.”

Spread of #WuhanCoronavirus is “accelerating”, #China President Xi warns. Calls public health situation is “grave”. Xi convened an emergency meeting on first day of #LunarNewYear .

 

 

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