China sends military doctors to help Wuhan fight coronavirus outbreak
China is mobilising its military doctors to help to contain the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, state media reported.
According to the national broadcaster CCTV, the central military command has ordered medical staff to help civilian doctors and nurses.
The report said 40 medical officers from the city’s military hospital had already started work in the intensive care unit of Wuhan Pulmonary Hospital.
The virus has already killed 26 people. More than 800 people have been confirmed to have the virus, with cases recorded in the U.S., Singapore, Thailand, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau - as well as China.