France raises Coronavirus alert level for China

Coronavirus – Communiqué issued by the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs

Paris, 8 February 2020

Following the meeting held by the Prime Minister today, and given the developing context of the nCoV epidemic, restrictions imposed by the Chinese authorities, closure of schools and universities, and reduced flights, the decision has been made to update travellers’ advice and to raise the alert level of the China map to Orange (avoid all non-essential travel)./.

Published on 10/02/2020

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