WORLD France says coronavirus situation 'deteriorating very fast'

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France says coronavirus situation 'deteriorating very fast'

AFP

15:15, March 16, 2020

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The coronavirus outbreak in France is "very worrying" and "deteriorating very fast", the head of the country's health service said Monday.

"The number of cases double every three days," Jerome Salomon said on France Inter, adding that the number of seriously ill patients and those needing intensive care "runs into hundreds".

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