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By locking down entire cities? Or by putting them in quarantine in hospitals which is what we normally do around here.
According to Granny Google...

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The government's reaction was swift. Martial law was declared on March 16. Measures included cordons sanitaires of villages and neighborhoods, roadblocks, the prohibition of public meetings, closure of borders and prohibition of all non-essential travel. Hotels were requisitioned for quarantines in which 10,000 people who may have been in contact with the virus were held under guard by the army.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1972_Y...llpox_outbreak
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Old 28.01.2020, 14:47
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Well heres some points to consider

"China’s attempts to curb the disease’s spread — essentially cordoning off the major cities in the province of Hubei, including its capital, Wuhan, a city of 11 million people — are a “public health experiment, the scale of which has not been done before,” said Dr. William Schaffner"

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/26/w...ina-hubei.html
That's because the Coronavirus is man-made.

The Chinese don't want another Racoon City.
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Old 28.01.2020, 15:19
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That's because the Coronavirus is man-made.
Eh? There are multiple forms of Coronavirus, and they include, amongst others, the common cold. Are they all man made, then? Or do you have some inside knowledge of this new one that thre rest of the world is lacking?
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Old 28.01.2020, 15:36
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the chinese don't want another racoon city.
They already have one tyrant.
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Old 28.01.2020, 18:46
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Re: Coronavirus

Some flight restrictions might be coming https://www.cnbc.com/2020/01/28/whit...-outbreak.html
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Old 29.01.2020, 16:50
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Some flight restrictions might be coming https://www.cnbc.com/2020/01/28/whit...-outbreak.html

Lufthansa has just suspened all flights to China.
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Old 29.01.2020, 16:50
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Lufthansa has just suspened all flights to China.

Swiss as well
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Old 29.01.2020, 16:58
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Re: Coronavirus

My company JUST banned all business trips to China. People who have been to China in the last weeks have been asked to work from home for 14 days after their return date.
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Old 29.01.2020, 16:58
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Swiss as well
cargo aircraft as well?

How much do the Chinese really need from Europe?
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cargo aircraft as well?

How much do the Chinese really need from Europe?
I guess cargo isn't affected unless it's carrying people, bats or snakes.
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Old 29.01.2020, 17:10
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I meant more from us to China and I doubt we send them bats or snakes?

Guess for China it's not really a problem but if a European country would be cut off completely, it would soon have more than "just" a flu problem.
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Old 29.01.2020, 17:16
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Guess for China it's not really a problem but if a European country would be cut off completely, it would soon have more than "just" a flu problem.
I think the standard procedure is that they just issue a commemorative tea-towel and 50p piece, and reassure everyone that everything's fine via messages on the side of a bus.

Seems to work.
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Old 29.01.2020, 17:28
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I think the standard procedure is that they just issue a commemorative tea-towel and 50p piece, and reassure everyone that everything's fine via messages on the side of a bus.

Seems to work.
I have not idea what you're talking about, your humour flies right by me.
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Old 29.01.2020, 19:02
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I meant more from us to China and I doubt we send them bats or snakes?

Guess for China it's not really a problem but if a European country would be cut off completely, it would soon have more than "just" a flu problem.
UuuuH! Another two days...
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Old 29.01.2020, 19:28
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UuuuH! Another two days...
You mean I gotta go bing shopping?
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Old 29.01.2020, 23:09
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Re: Coronavirus

I was looking in the keller for something today, and find it sad that I was quietly pleased to stumble upon a pair of brand new masks left over from when we were decorating. I guess that's when you know, despite all your protestations to the contrary, that a little nugget of wariness has worked it's way into your head.
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Old 29.01.2020, 23:47
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Re: Coronavirus

a good link for frequently updated info on the epidemic:

https://bnonews.com/index.php/2020/0...navirus-cases/
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Old 30.01.2020, 06:32
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Yes you see what happens when you f..k with NATURE


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SqDm0_GgfQ
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Old 30.01.2020, 08:10
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Do cargo planes fly themselves without a pilot or crew?
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Old 30.01.2020, 09:15
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Yes you see what happens when you f..k with NATURE


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We do indeed Omtatsaty, look what's happened to you
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