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Corona virus as of today
By:John Lawton, Boston
Date: Friday, 7 February 2020, 4:02 pm

China says it has launched an investigation into "issues" related to the death of Dr. Li Wenliang, the doctor whose early efforts to alert his colleagues to the dangers of a new coronavirus were quashed by authorities. Plus, U.S. evacuees from Wuhan are subject to the first federally mandated quarantine in 50 years; they're housed on military bases, wearing face masks and missing home.

THE FIRST CORONA TREATING DOCTOR IS DEAD
https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/07/803680463/china-to-investigate-after-whistleblower-doctor-dies-from-coronavirus?utm_source=npr_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20200207&utm_term=4387124&utm_campaign=news&utm_id=47159692&orgid=305

QUARANTINE
https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/02/06/803538409/life-in-quarantine-what-its-like-for-the-u-s-evacuees-from-wuhan?utm_source=npr_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20200207&utm_term=4387124&utm_campaign=news&utm_id=47159692&orgid=305