Andrew Hutcheson


The new form of Coronavirus is now confirmed to be in more than 40 countries. Italy is one of the hardest hit countries excluding China, with over 15,113 cases. As this virus spreads across the globe, U.S. officials are debating the course of action the country should take to best prevent the virus from spreading. The rapid spread of this virus caused the world economy to tank, the U.S. stock market going down thousands of points. Many are questioning what action to take next to prevent further spread of the virus.


Countries with cases of the coronavirus:

 China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Afghanistan, Algeria, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Croatia, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Nepal, Oman, Philippines, Russia, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, The Republic of Korea, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States Vietnam


Total Coronavirus cases globally: 125,000

Total deaths globally: 5,116