The coronavirus epidemic could spread to about two-thirds of the world’s population if it cannot be controlled

The coronavirus epidemic could spread to about two-thirds of the world’s population if it cannot be controlled, according to Hong Kong’s leading public health epidemiologist.

His warning came after the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said recent cases of coronavirus patients who had never visited China could be the “tip of the iceberg”. Right on cue, a new poll from Reuters/Ipsos forecasts the president losing the 2020 battle to Bernie Sanders, Michael Bloomberg and Joe Biden and drawing with Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren.

The president unveiled a a $4.8trn (£3.7trn) budget proposal on Monday that reneges on a spending pledge he made to Congress last August. The dog appears to be held and hit with the hammer a further 10 times as the man is bent over the animal and the yelps continue.

The next time the man is seen in the footage he holds up a piece of wood and strikes it down as the dog squeals. In previous eras of Libya’s war, the darkened drive to the front at Salaheddin in southern Tripoli — where units loyal to the government of national accord (GNA) confront those of Marshal Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National Army (LNA) — would probably have been a relatively carefree experience. Neither side, with their stocks of low-grade Cold War weaponry, would have had the ability to spot one another beyond their immediate line of sight.

Yet in recent months, drones have become not only a ubiquitous entity in Libya’s increasingly high-tech war, but are shaping the battlefields in a way that has no modern military precedent, such is the regularity and aggression of their use by both sides.

Princess Cruises says the quarantine\, which started on February 5, will end on February 19 ‘unless there are any unforeseen developments.’ He commended the ship’s crew saying they’re handling the quarantine ‘very well’.