Latest from Adam Taylor
The 152 cases in Italy are the most outside Asia. China reported 648 new cases and 97 more deaths; authorities have sent cruise ships to Wuhan to house medical workers.
  • Feb 23, 2020
A total of eight front-line health workers have died, while as many as 3,000 have been infected.
  • Feb 21, 2020
  • Analysis
American allies are indeed worried about China and Iran. But the Trump administration is unable to speak their language.
  • Feb 20, 2020
Efforts to take more passengers off the virus-stricken Diamond Princess in Japan are underway after 88 new cases were found.
  • Feb 18, 2020
Valentine’s Day flower sellers are the latest economic casualties of the deadly epidemic.
  • Feb 14, 2020
Those replaced include the head of Wuhan, the city at the center of the epidemic, and the leader of Hubei province, as Beijing attempts to assuage public anger over its response.
  • Feb 13, 2020
  • Analysis
The Philippine leader is using Trumpian tactics in military negotiations with the United States.
  • Feb 13, 2020
China reports 108 deaths on Monday, bringing worldwide toll to 1,018.
  • Feb 10, 2020
Chinese censors moved to squelch online dissent, as concerns grew elsewhere for passengers aboard quarantined and stranded cruise liners.
  • Feb 7, 2020
Experts say it is too early to predict an end to the outbreak, but evidence suggests that while very contagious, the virus is less deadly than first feared.
  • Feb 6, 2020