First COVID-19 death confirmed in Europe

first_imgThe vast majority of those sufferingfrom the virus are in China. The epidemic has killed almost 1,400 people. (Reuters) Two women wear protective masks and gowns as they walk in the streets of Wuhan, China, on Feb. 10, 2020. Getty Images PARIS  – An elderly Chinese tourist hospitalized inFrance has died of the coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in Europe,French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said on Saturday.center_img France has recorded 11 cases of thevirus, out of a global total of 63,851. last_img