New Cases Drop in China as Virus Spreads Globally

BEIJING—The selection of new coronavirus instances in China dropped substantially in recent days exterior the province at the center of the epidemic, but wellness authorities lifted alarms about sharp improves in bacterial infections in other places in the planet.

The selection of new instances exterior Hubei dropped to just nine on Monday, Chinese authorities said, a marked minimize from the peak of just about 900 new instances that have been recorded Feb. three.