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Coronavirus pushes beyond Asia as it takes aim at Europe and Middle East

Written by on February 25, 2020

The coronavirus took aim at a broadening swath of the globe on Monday, with officials in Europe and the Middle East scrambling to limit the spread of an outbreak that showed signs of stabilising at its Chinese epicentre but posed new threats far beyond. In Italy, authorities set up roadblocks, called off football matches and closed sites including the famed La Scala opera house..