First flight in months from coronavirus-hit Wuhan lands in Sydney carrying masks, gowns and ventilators - Politics
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First flight in months from coronavirus-hit Wuhan lands in Sydney carrying masks, gowns and ventilators – Politics

Updated April 09, 2020 07:08:31 A freight flight from the city where the deadly coronavirus first appeared has arrived in Sydney, carrying 90 tonnes of protective masks, gowns and ventilators. Key points: The cargo plane is carrying 90 tonnes of personal protective equipment and ventilators It is the first flight to land in Sydney from […]

Coronavirus: Germany loses six million medical masks in Kenyan airport | World | News
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Coronavirus: Germany loses six million medical masks in Kenyan airport | World | News

With cases rising across the continent, the need for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), has become critical for health experts battling coronavirus. An order of essential equipment was scheduled to arrive in the country on March 20 to supply their medical staff. However, according to Der Spiegel, six million masks disappeared without a trace at an […]

News updates from Hindustan Times at 5 PM: Indian medical team reaching Italy to test stranded students for Covid-19 and all the latest news at this hour - india news
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News updates from Hindustan Times at 5 PM: Indian medical team reaching Italy to test stranded students for Covid-19 and all the latest news at this hour – india news

Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion at 5 PM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. Indian medical team reaching Italy to test stranded students for Covid-19 A medical team from India is reaching Italy’s Leonardo da Vinci International airport on Friday to test stranded Indian nationals […]

58 coronavirus cases diagnosed in Israel, Tel Aviv airport limits operations - Israel News
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58 coronavirus cases diagnosed in Israel, Tel Aviv airport limits operations – Israel News

As the novel coronavirus continues to rattle the world, Israel and the Palestinian Authority are grappling with containing the outbreak. ■ All Israelis returning from abroad are ordered into a 14-day quarantine. Starting Thursday, non-Israelis will have to prove they are able to self-quarantine ■ Wary of Trump, Netanyahu overrules Health Ministry on U.S. coronavirus quarantine ■ […]

U.S. airport screeners, health workers plagued by fear and anger as coronavirus spreads
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U.S. airport screeners, health workers plagued by fear and anger as coronavirus spreads

(Reuters) – As coronavirus cases exploded across the world, federal medical workers tasked with screening incoming passengers at U.S. airports grew alarmed: Many were working without the most effective masks to protect them from getting sick themselves. FILE PHOTO: People load personal protective equipment and other supplies into a back side entrance of the Life […]

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US states map; 2nd airport screener has virus

A second medical screener who checks travelers at Los Angeles International Airport has been confirmed to have the coronavirus, one of two new cases reported in Los Angeles County Friday. The screener is linked to another medical screener who worked in the same quarantine station and was confirmed to have the virus earlier this week, Barbara […]