Plane With British Citizens Escaping Coronavirus Arrives Home From China
A second plane carrying British nationals from China arrived in Britain, Sunday, Feb. 2, as more foreigners flee the epicenter of the new coronavirus, Wuhan.
READ MORE: A man in the Philippines died of the coronavirus Sunday, marking the first death from the virus outside of China.
Chinese officials in central Hubei province, where the outbreak began, said Saturday at least 304 people have died and more than 14,000 have been infected by the virus.
The city of Wuhan in the Hubei province has been on lockdown for weeks, but China also announced a lockdown in the city of Wenzhou on Sunday, which is some 800 kilometers from Wuhan.