Sat, 11 Jul 2020 10:12 - Updated Sat, 11 Jul 2020 10:12
China warns citizens of ‘unknown pneumonia’ with higher fatality than Covid-19
The “unknown pneumonia” in Kazakhstan caused 1,772 deaths in the first six months of the year, including 628 people in June alone, including Chinese citizens.
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The Chinese embassy in Kazakhstan has issued a warning about an unknown pneumonia sweeping through the central Asian country after more than 600 people died of pneumonia in June.
In an advisory issued for its citizens living in the former Soviet Bloc country, the Chinese embassy said the new disease has a fatality rate “much higher” than Covid-19.
Kazakhstan borders northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.Hindustan Times
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