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China’s National Health Commission news conference on coronavirus

China’s National Health Commission is providing an update on coronavirus outbreak.

Ma Xiaowei, China‘s Health Commission minister, addresses the news conference on the joint prevention and control of the outbreak of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus on January 26.

The new coronavirus first broke out in Wuhan, the capital city of central China’s Hubei Province, and then quickly spread across the country

Al Jazeera’s Scott Heidler joins us from Beijing for the latest updates.