World races to contain
Evacuees from the China coronavirus outbreak toss their masks after finishing quarantine in
Riverside, California, February 11. Riverside University Health Department - via REUTERS
Family members of passengers onboard the cruise ship Diamond Princess, where dozens of
passengers were tested positive for coronavirus, wave and talk to them on the phone in
Yokohama, Japan, February 11. REUTERS/Issei Kato
Vietnamese people repatriated from the Chinese city of Wuhan wearing protective suits arrive at
Van Don airport, Quang Ninh province, Vietnam, February 10. REUTERS/Stringer
A worker is seen inside a convenience store in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, February 11.
A device that sprays disinfectant on people entering a residential compound is seen at its
entrance, in Tianjin, China, February 11. cnsphoto via REUTERS
A volunteer wearing a face mask inside a tent at a medical observation site in a residential
compound in Neijiang, Sichuan province, China, February 10. China Daily via REUTERS
A man wearing a face mask keeps watch at an entrance to a residential community fenced in
with temporary barriers, in Yichang city of Hubei, the Chinese province hit hardest by the
coronavirus outbreak, February 10. China Daily via REUTERS
Traders wearing face masks are seen on the trading floor at a flower auction in Kunming, Yunnan
province, China, February 10. cnsphoto via REUTERS
Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the coronavirus prevention and control work at Anhuali
Community in Beijing, China, February 10. Xinhua via REUTERS
A medical worker in a protective suit at an isolated ward of a hospital in Wuhan, Hubei province,
China, February 6.
China Daily via REUTERS
People wear protective masks as they wait to cross the street in Hong Kong, February 10.
Customers wearing face masks shop inside a supermarket in Wuhan, Hubei province, China,
February 10. China Daily via REUTERS
An employee wearing a face mask walks through a device that sprays disinfectant at an entrance
to a company in Chongqing, China, February 10. cnsphoto via REUTERS
Philippine residents, voluntarily evacuated due to the coronavirus outbreak, board a plane from
Wuhan, China, February 9.
Courtesy of Department of Foreign Affairs/via REUTERS
Medical workers in protective suits move a patient inside an isolated ward of a hospital in
Wuhan, Hubei province, China, February 6. China Daily via REUTERS
A worker in a protective suit is seen at a medical waste disposal center in Chengdu, Sichuan
province, China, February 8. cnsphoto via REUTERS
A staff member checks temperature of an employee entering a JD.com's 7Fresh chain before the
store opens, in Yizhuang town, Beijing, China, February 8.
Canadians evacuated from China due to the outbreak of coronavirus, who had left Wuhan on an
U.S. plane which then transferred them in Vancouver, arrive at Canadian Forces Base (CFB)
Trenton in Ontario, Canada, February 7.
A bride wearing a mask for protection attends a mass wedding ceremony of the Unification
Church at Cheongshim Peace World Centre in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7.
A person wearing a mask attend a vigil for late Li Wenliang, an ophthalmologist who died of
coronavirus at a hospital in Wuhan, in Hong Kong, China, February 7. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
A passenger wearing a face mask stretches in his cabin on the cruise ship Diamond Princess,
where dozens of passengers tested positive for coronavirus, at Daikoku Pier Cruise Terminal in
Yokohama, south of Tokyo, Japan, February 7.
A deliveryman rides on a street at Sanlitun area in Beijing, China, February 7. REUTERS/Jason Lee
A girl wears a mask as a preventive measure against the coronavirus outbreak, in Bangkok,
Thailand, February 7.
REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
A child waves as she sits in a vehicle carrying residents evacuated from a public housing building
at Cheung Hong Estate in Hong Kong, February 11. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
The Royal Caribbean cruise ship Anthem of the Seas is docked after passengers were removed
with possible coronavirus symptoms at the port of Bayonne, New Jersey, February 7.
REUTERS/Bryan R Smith
A man in a protective suit works on disinfecting the aircraft cabin for a Hainan Airlines flight at
the Haikou Meilan International Airport in Haikou, Hainan province, China, February 7. cnsphoto
A family of evacuees are seen walking at the Christmas Island Immigration Detention Centre,
where evacuees who arrived from China's Wuhan city are quarantined, on Christmas Island,
Australia, February 5. AAP Image/Richard Wainwright/via REUTERS
Medical staff members walking towards a military plane, which evacuated citizens of Russia and
ex-Soviet countries from China's Wuhan province, at the Roshchino International Airport outside
Tyumen, Russia, February 5. Yuri Shestak/Vsluh.
A medical worker holds a thermometer to check a passenger's temperature at a checkpoint in
Susong County, Anhui province, China, February 6.
Passengers with face masks and bathrobes look out from a cabin of the World Dream cruise ship,
after it had been denied entry in Taiwan amid concerns of coronavirus infection on board, at the
Kai Tak Cruise Terminal in Hong Kong, China, February 6,
Medical workers in protective suits attend to patients at the Wuhan International Conference and
Exhibition Center, which has been converted into a makeshift hospital to receive patients with
mild symptoms caused by the coronavirus, in Wuhan, Hubei
The World Dream cruise which had been denied entry in Taiwan amid concerns of coronavirus
infection on board, is seen docked at the Kai Tak Cruise Terminal in Hong Kong, China, February
5. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
Police officers operate a drone to spread information about the prevention and control of the
coronavirus, in Baokang county, Xiangyang, Hubei province, China, February 4. China Daily via
People queue up for free surgical masks from a convenience store in Hong Kong, China, February
A resident wearing mask and raincoat volunteers to take temperature of passenger following the
outbreak of a new coronavirus at a bus stop at Tin Shui Wai, a border town in Hong Kong, China
February 4. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
A worker sets up beds at the Hongshan Stadium to convert it into a makeshift hospital following
an outbreak of the new coronavirus, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China February 4, 2020. China
Daily via REUTERS
A man wears a protective face mask with a character design inside a jeepney, following two
confirmed cases of coronavirus in the country, in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines,
February 4. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
A man wearing a mask walks through closed stores in Shanghai, China, as the country is hit by an
outbreak of a new coronavirus, February 4. REUTERS/Aly Song
A man arrives from Hubei province at a checkpoint at the Jiujiang Yangtze River Bridge as the
country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus, in Jiujiang, Jiangxi province, China,
February 4. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A medical worker in a protective suit adjusts a drip bag for a patient at a hospital, following an
outbreak of the new coronavirus in Wuhan, Hubei province, China February 3. China Daily via
A volunteer in protective suits controls a drone to spray disinfectants at Zhengwan village, as the
country is hit by an outbreak of the new coronavirus, in Handan, Hebei province, China January
31. China Daily via REUTERS
Medical officers spray Indonesian nationals with antiseptic after they arrived from Wuhan, China,
before transferring them to be quarantined, at Hang Nadim Airport in Batam, Indonesia,
February 2. Antara Foto/via REUTERS
Volunteers in protective suits deliver daily necessities to those under self-quarantine at home, at
a village in Zouping, Shandong province, China, February 1. China Daily via REUTERS
Portuguese nationals who were in the coronavirus-stricken Chinese city of Wuhan arrive at Figo
Maduro military airbase in Lisbon, Portugal, February 2. Mario Cruz/Pool via REUTERS
An aerial view shows the newly completed Huoshenshan Hospital, a dedicated hospital built in 8
days to treat coronavirus patients, in Wuhan, China, February 2. China Daily via REUTERS
A mother reacts as she pleads with police to allow her daughter to pass a checkpoint for cancer
treatment after she arrived from Hubei province at the Jiujiang Yangtze River Bridge in Jiujiang,
China, February 1. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A person wearing a surgical mask is seen on the balcony at a hospital on the remote Spanish
island of La Gomera, where the first case of coronavirus in the country has been confirmed, in La
Gomera, Spain, February 1. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
A man wearing a face mask registers at a registration point set up by community members for
people returning or leaving Beijing, in Beijing, China, February 1. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
A woman wears a protective mask walks at the Trocadero esplanade in front of the Eiffel Tower
in Paris, France, February 1. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
A medical worker in protective suit takes the body temperature measurement of a villager in
Danzhai county, Guizhou province, China, January 31. cnsphoto via REUTERS
Security personnel and local officials stand guard at the entrance of a residential area for migrant
workers in a village on the outskirts of Beijing, China, February 2. REUTERS/Jason Lee
People scramble to buy face masks in a medical supply store a day after the Philippine
government confirmed the first novel coronavirus case, in Manila, Philippines, January 31.
Funeral parlor staff members in protective suits help a colleague with disinfection after they
transferred a body at a hospital, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, January 30.
China Daily via REUTERS
Tourists wearing protective masks are seen inside a gondola, after coronavirus cases were
confirmed in Italy, in Venice, Italy, January 31. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
French citizens are seen on a bus as they arrive at the accommodation where they will be
quarantined as a preventive measure, after their evacuation from China's Wuhan area, near
Marseille, France, January 31.
A man arriving from Hubei province approaches a checkpoint at the Jiujiang Yangtze River Bridge
in Jiujiang, Jiangxi province, China, January 31. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
Customers queue to buy facial masks to prevent an outbreak of a new coronavirus, in Hong
Kong, January 31.
Volunteers in protective suits disinfect a residential compound, as the country is hit by the
outbreak of a new coronavirus, in Taizhou, Zhejiang province, China, January 30. China Daily via
Passengers wear masks to prevent the outbreak of a new coronavirus at a bus station in Kuala
Lumpur, Malaysia, January 31. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng
A village committee member wearing face mask and vest, stops a car for checking as he guards
at the entrance of a community to prevent outsiders from entering, in Tianjiaying village, on the
outskirts of Beijing, January 29.
Members of the Thai Airways crew disinfect the cabin of an aircraft of the national carrier during
a procedure to prevent the spread of the coronavirus at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi International
Airport, Thailand, January 28.
Passengers are seen onboard the Costa Smeralda cruise ship as it sits docked at the Italian port
of Civitavecchia following a health alert due to a possible link to coronavirus, in Civitavecchia,
Italy, January 30. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
An aircraft chartered by the U.S.
A health worker checks the temperature of a traveller as part of the coronavirus screening
procedure at the Kotoka International Airport in Accra, Ghana, January 30. REUTERS/Francis
Customers wear masks as they walk past empty shelves at a supermarket following the outbreak
of a new coronavirus, in Hong Kong, January 30. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
A sign announces that masks are sold out at a pharmacy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 29.
REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng
Sri Lankan Airlines staff wear masks at Bandaranaike International Airport after Sri Lanka
confirmed the first case of coronavirus in the country, in Katunayake, Sri Lanka, January 30.
A girl wearing a mask plays with a scooter outside a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia,
January 29. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng
A staff sits behind the counter with a notice reading "face masks sold out for today, up to 10
masks limit per purchase from tomorrow 8.30 a.m.
Children wearing facial masks, as a precaution after Nepal confirmed the first case of coronavirus
in the country, attend a lecture at Matribhumi School in Thimi, Bhaktapur, Nepal January 29.
A taxi driver wears a face mask in Changsha, Hunan province, China, January 29.
Tourists wear masks to prevent contracting coronavirus in Seoul, South Korea, January 29.
A server attends to customers at a restaurant in the Chinatown district of downtown Toronto,
after patients with the coronavirus were reported in Canada, January 28. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio
Passengers coming from China wearing masks to prevent a new coronavirus are checked by
Saudi Health Ministry employees upon their arrival at King Khalid International Airport, in
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, January 29. REUTERS/Ahmed Yosri
Workers spray the underground parking of an office building with disinfectant in Changsha,
Hunan province, China,January 29. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
Passengers leave LAX after arriving from Shanghai, China, after a positive case of the coronavirus
was announced in the Orange County suburb of Los Angeles, January 26. REUTERS/Ringo Chiu
People wearing face masks ride a scooter through a deserted shopping area in Changsha, Hunan
province, China, January 29, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A traveller wears a mask as he pushes a cart with luggage at the Dubai International Airport,
after the UAE's Ministry of Health and Community Prevention confirmed the country's first case
of coronavirus, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 29.
Members of the Thai Airways crew prepare themselves before disinfecting the cabin of an
aircraft of the national carrier during a procedure to prevent the spread of the coronavirus at
Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi International Airport, Thailand, January
A car drives in an empty street in Yueyang, Hunan Province, near the border to Hubei Province,
which is under partial lockdown, in China, January 28. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A nurse takes the temperature of a woman in the reception area of the First People's Hospital in
Yueyang, Hunan Province, near the border to Hubei Province, which is under partial lockdown, in
China, January 28. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A medical worker in protective suit checks the body temperature of a car passenger at a
checkpoint outside the city of Yueyang, Hunan Province, near the border to Hubei Province that
is on lockdown, China, January 28. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A child wears mask to prevent an outbreak of a coronavirus as she rides on a swing at a carnival
in Hong Kong, January 28. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
People ware masks to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus in Bangkok, Thailand, January
28. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
Passengers wearing masks to prevent a new coronavirus arrive at Incheon International Airport
in Incheon, South Korea, January 29. Yonhap via REUTERS
Medical staff in protective suits treat a patient with pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus at
the Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, January 27. China
Daily via REUTERS
Excavators and bulldozers are seen at the construction site where a new hospital is being built to
treat patients with the coronavirus, on the outskirts of Wuhan, China, January 24.
cnsphoto via REUTERS
A security officer carries masks as he walks at a new section specialized in receiving any person
who may have been infected with coronavirus, at the Al-Bashir Governmental Hospital in
Amman, Jordan January 28. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
People wearing face masks travel in the subway in Beijing, January 26. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia