The first case of coronavirus has been diagnosed in Northern Ireland, as two further patients have contracted the disease in England.
It brings the total number of UK cases to 16 and experts have warned of the “social cost” if the virus intensifies.
The Northern Ireland patient had come from northern Italy via Dublin, while the two English patients contracted the disease in Italy and Tenerife.
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