As the spread of the novel Coronavirus slowed down in mainland China, other countries outside Asia have been hit by the COVID-19, despite heightened safety measures to contain it.

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Residents wearing respiratory mask wait to be given access to shop in a supermarket in small groups of forty people on February 23, 2020 in the small Italian town of Casalpusterlengo, under the shadow of a new coronavirus outbreak, as Italy took drastic containment steps as worldwide fears over the epidemic spiralled. (Photo by Miguel MEDINA / AFP)