Australian cases approach 200.
The number of confirmed cases of Novel coronavirus COVID-19 worldwide is fast-approaching 150,000, with the current tally at just over 145,000. More than 123 countries have now reported confirmed cases.
Globally, as of today, a total of 5,416 people have died from COVID-19 and 70,000 have made a full recovery.
In Australia, the number of cases is 199, with Tom Hanks, his wife Rita Wilson and Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton among those infected locally.
There have been three coronavirus fatalities in Australia.
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The World Health Organisation has confirmed Europe is now the epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic.
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