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Philippines to reject transit passengers from China, Hong Kong too

Feb 03, 2020 - 2:40 PM

'We implement the directive to the letter. What we are looking at is not the nationality, but where they came from,' says Bureau of Immigration Spokesperson Dana Sandoval

Passengers wear face masks at Hong Kong's international airport on January 22, 2020, after China recently confirmed human-to-human transmission in the outbreak of the new SARS-like virus. - A new virus that has killed nine people, infected hundreds and already reached the United States could mutate and spread, China warned Wednesday, as authorities scrambled to contain the disease during the Lunar New Year travel season. (Photo by Anthony WALLACE / AFP)