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Coronavirus deaths reach 563, with fresh cases on stricken cruise ship off Japan

Thursday, February 6, 2020

The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in China has reached 563, as health experts prepared to meet in Geneva next week in an attempt to develop a vaccine and Japan reported 10 more infections among passengers aboard a luxury cruise liner quarantined outside Yokohama. Chinese authorities said on Thursday the death toll had risen by 73 in the previous 24 hours – the third record daily rise in a…