New Cases Drop in China as Virus Spreads Globally

BEIJING—The amount of new coronavirus cases in China dropped considerably in recent times outdoors the province at the center of the epidemic, but wellness authorities lifted alarms about sharp raises in infections elsewhere in the environment.

The amount of new cases outdoors Hubei dropped to just 9 on Monday, Chinese authorities mentioned, a marked lessen from the peak of virtually 900 new cases that were being recorded Feb. three.