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Beijing orders returnees to quarantine as virus death roll hits 1,523
By Laurent THOMET
ATTENTION - RECASTS with Beijing quarantine, ADDS US to evacuate Americans from ship in Japan ///
Beijing, Feb 15, 2020 (AFP) - The death toll from China's new coronavirus epidemic jumped past 1,500 on Saturday as Beijing ordered people returning to the capital from holiday to self-quarantine for 14 days in another drastic effort to contain the outbreak.
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