Coronavirus death toll hits 563, over 28,000 infected

Posted In: News Date:Feb 6th, 2020

The new coronavirus that appeared late December has claimed 563 lives, infected more than 28,000 people in mainland China and spread to more than 20 countries.

Here is a timeline.

New virus

Health authorities in Wuhan, an industrial city in central Hubei Province, first document the new

"public health emergency of international concern."