Nearly 44,000 people have evacuated their homes around Taal volcano which could erupt imminently.
Ukraine's effort to quarantine more than 70 people evacuated from China over the coronavirus outbreak plunged into chaos Thursday, as local residents opposing the move clashed violently with police at Novi Sanzhary in central Ukraine. CORONAVIRUS: Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy visited people released from quarantine, Thursday, March 5, days after they had been evacuated from China, the center of the outbreak of the new virus.
- - - - - - - - - NBC News' Matt Bradley details the measures Italy has taken as it remains on lockdown from COVID-19 after the virus infected over 17,000 people and killed 1,200. US President Donald Trump is warning Americans to prepare for the "hard days that lie ahead" after listening to top government scientists on where the coronavirus curve was headed.
The country saw its highest single-day death toll, with more than 800 deaths.
White House health officials say the virus could kill up to 240,000 people nationwide.
Al Jazeera's Mike Hanna reports from Washington, DC.