The Chinese military is sending 1,400 medical staff, some with experience from the previous Sars and Ebola outbreaks, to treat coronavirus patients in Wuhan. Photo: AP
The Chinese military is sending 1,400 medical staff, some with experience from the previous Sars and Ebola outbreaks, to treat coronavirus patients in Wuhan. Photo: AP

Coronavirus hospital set to open in Wuhan with 1,400 military medical staff

  • First temporary hospital completed in time for operation on Monday with PLA airlifting in personnel and supplies on direct orders from Xi Jinping
  • Force includes doctors with experience from Sars and Ebola outbreaks

The Chinese military is sending 1,400 medical staff, some with experience from the previous Sars and Ebola outbreaks, to treat coronavirus patients in Wuhan. Photo: AP
The Chinese military is sending 1,400 medical staff, some with experience from the previous Sars and Ebola outbreaks, to treat coronavirus patients in Wuhan. Photo: AP
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