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Chinese tourist in France dies of coronavirus, first fatality in Europe: minister

Chinese tourist in France dies of coronavirus, first fatality in Europe: minister

PARIS (Reuters) - An elderly Chinese tourist hospitalized in France has died of the coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said on Saturday. France has recorded 11 cases of the virus, out of a global total of 63,851. The vast majority of those suffering from the virus are in China. The epidemic has killed

First coronavirus death in Europe

First coronavirus death in Europe

France’s Health Minister confirmed the tragedy early Saturday morning, local time. The tourist is the first person to die in Europe from the deadly illness. More to come.