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That figure is up 2,829 from the previous day, CNN reported.

The death toll globally is 362. All but one of those deaths have occurred in mainland China.

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UNIAN memo. An outbreak of pneumonia of unknown origin in China's Wuhan was announced in late December 2019. It was established that the agent of a new type of coronavirus is 2019-nCoV. The virus is transmitted from person to person. The incubation period lasts from two to 12 days.

According to the Ministry of Health, no patients carrying the new coronavirus have been reported in Ukraine.