The first coronavirus death outside China was confirmed at the San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE
The first coronavirus death outside China was confirmed at the San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus claims first life outside China as Wuhan enforces quarantine for all suspected patients

  • Philippines reports death of 44-year-old visitor from China, as total number of fatalities rises to 361, with more than 17,000 confirmed cases
  • Wuhan government says anyone showing symptoms of infection will be sent to dedicated isolation zone, whether they like it or not

The first coronavirus death outside China was confirmed at the San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE
The first coronavirus death outside China was confirmed at the San Lazaro Hospital in Manila, Philippines on Sunday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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