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Inside Edition 27 Jan 2020

How Coronavirus Is Affecting Wuhan, China


The Chinese city at the center of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, Wuhan, has become deserted in the wake of the epidemic's spread. Video footage captured by an American teacher shows that the once populous city of 11 million has turned into a ghost town. Meanwhile, Americans are on high alert as they try to protect themselves from contracting the virus. Those at American airports can be seen wearing face masks.

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