The Chinese government has called in army units to confront a new type of “Corona” virus that has spread in the country since late December 2019 and has so far killed 25 people. The Chinese Central Television said that the authorities decided to send a team of 40 military doctors to Wuhan to cope with the outbreak of this virus Serious mysterious cause pneumonia.
The television pointed out that the Chinese Central Military Council ordered the basic supply department to involve military medical personnel in efforts to prevent the spread of the new type of virus.
The report stated that 40 military doctors began working in the central care unit of the Pulmonary Hospital in Wuhan.
According to the network, the 40 officers were just an initial support division, and more military doctors are scheduled to be sent from the General Hospital of the People’s Liberation Army in Beijing in the coming days.
On December 31, the Chinese authorities informed the World Health Organization of an outbreak of unknown source pneumonia in Wuhan, central Hubei Province
Experts later discovered that the cause of the disease is a new type of “Corona” virus called “2019-nCoV.” .
As of Friday evening, China had recorded more than 830 confirmed cases of the new type of “Corona” virus, including 26 deaths, and confirmed cases had emerged in the United States, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, Thailand, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan.