Qiyang train station – Dave Tacon
LONDON, Jan. 31 (EUROPE PRESS) –
The British medical authorities have confirmed the first two cases of the coronavirus of Wuhan (China) in the United Kingdom, two patients from the same family who have not transcended more details and are already in quarantine to prevent new infections.
“We can confirm that two patients from England, members of the same family, have tested positive for coronaviruses,” Chris Whitty said in a statement. The health service is already identifying possible contacts.
“We have prepared for possible cases of coronavirus in the United Kingdom and we are underway forceful control measures to respond immediately,” said Whitty, who has reiterated the British commitment to work with both the World Health Organization (WHO) and with The international community