Currently, there are 655 confirmed cases in Italy, and 17 sufferers have lost their lives.
Elsewhere in Europe there have been confirmed cases in Germany, France, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, Austria, Norway, Croatia, Greece, Finland, Belarus, Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, Lithuania, the Netherlands and Romania.
The UK currently has 16 confirmed cases, 8 of which have recovered.
Though the Foreign and Commonwealth Office has not told travellers to avoid their plans altogether, it has issued warnings for those heading to infected areas.
Published at Fri, 28 Feb 2020 08:40:00 +0000