Novel coronavirus pneumonia affected areas increase first confirmed cases in multiple countries (source: video synthesis)
The number of novel coronavirus pneumonia cases and affected countries in the world continues to increase. Several countries have developed interrelated outbreaks. Many countries have strengthened prevention and control measures.
On the 28th, some countries reported their first confirmed cases of new coronavirus infection, including Lithuania, Mexico, Iceland, Azerbaijan, New Zealand, Belarus, etc. Among them, the first confirmed cases in Lithuania, Mexico and Iceland have travel history in Italy; the first confirmed cases in New Zealand, Azerbaijan and Belarus have travel history in Iran.
In Asia, novel coronavirus pneumonia cases were newly diagnosed in 594 cases from 28 to 16 today to 29 (9), and the total number of confirmed cases was 2931, with 16 deaths. Among the new cases, 536 were from Daegu city and the surrounding area of gyeongshang Hokkaido. In Japan, as of the morning of the 29th local time, including 705 passengers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship, 940 people have been confirmed infected in Japan. On the 28th, 12 newly confirmed cases were found in Hokkaido, and the area entered a state of emergency on the same day. 28 novel coronavirus pneumonia cases were confirmed in 143 cases in Iran, 388 Cases were confirmed and 34 cases died.
In Europe, novel coronavirus pneumonia cases were reported on 28 days, and as of 28 hours local time 17, Italy accumulated 888 cases of new crown pneumonia cases, an increase of 238 cases compared with the previous day. The Italy provincial Civil Defense Department has reported a total of 238 cases. 21 cases died and 46 were cured. In northern Italy, where the epidemic is more serious, some schools have also adopted the teaching mode of online classes at home.
In the Americas, with the exception of the first confirmed case in Mexico, the second confirmed case of infection path cannot be traced occurred in California, USA on the 28th.