PHOTOS Malaysia reports 117 new cases of COVID-19, 790 in total

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Malaysia reports 117 new cases of COVID-19, 790 in total

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23:44, March 18, 2020

Passengers wait at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)

A man walks past a screen showing the flight information at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)

A man walks past a closed shop at a shopping center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

A man walks past a closed shop at a shopping center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

A woman walks past a closed shop at a shopping center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

Passengers talk with airport staff at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)

A woman walks past a closed shop at a shopping center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

A man walks past a screen showing the flight information at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)

A car runs under a screen saying "fight against COVID-19 outbreak together" in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

A passenger waits at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)

People walk past a closed shop at a shopping center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

People walk past the closed shop at a shopping center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

A passenger waits at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)

Shops are closed at a shopping center in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

Photo shows a restaurant only providing take-away service in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

A man walks past a closed shop in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Zhu Wei)

Passengers check the flight information at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, March 18, 2020. Malaysia confirmed 117 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 790, as the country implemented comprehensive restrictive measures to contain the outbreak. The government started implementation of the "movement control order" including closing shops and schools as well as imposing travel bans, calling for residents to stay at home in an effort to contain the COVID-19 outbreak following a spike of cases in the past days. (Xinhua/Chong Voon Chung)

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