Coronavirus: Hong Kong intensifies checks on travellers

From Saturday, all travellers crossing from the mainland to the city will be quarantined for 14 days.

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    A growing number of countries are closing their borders to travellers from China, as the death toll from coronavirus infection rises to 563.

    Two cruise ships - one in Japan and the other in Hong Kong - are also in quarantine after passengers were found to be infected by the virus.

    Al Jazeera's Sarah Clarke reports from Hong Kong.


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