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A man and a boy wearing facemasks amid concerns of coronavirus walk on a road towards the Olympic park in Beijing
(Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images)

A man and a boy wearing facemasks amid concerns of coronavirus walk on a road towards the Olympic park in Beijing (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images)

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Firefighters spray disinfectant along a street during Gujarat's government-imposed lockdown as a preventive measure against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad 
(Photo by SAM PANTHAKY/AFP via Getty Images)

Firefighters spray disinfectant along a street during Gujarat's government-imposed lockdown as a preventive measure against coronavirus, in Ahmedabad (Photo by SAM PANTHAKY/AFP via Getty Images)

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Deserted Piazza Campo dei Fiori in central Rome on March 24, 2020 
 (Photo by ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP via Getty Images)

Deserted Piazza Campo dei Fiori in central Rome on March 24, 2020 (Photo by ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP via Getty Images)

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People sit at either end of a park bench as they talk in Clapham Common in south London
(Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP via Getty Images)

People sit at either end of a park bench as they talk in Clapham Common in south London (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP via Getty Images)

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A general view shows Serbian military personal setting up beds inside a hall at the Belgrade Fair to accommodate people suffering from mild symptoms of coronavirus 
 (Photo by VLADIMIR ZIVOJINOVIC/AFP via Getty Images)

A general view shows Serbian military personal setting up beds inside a hall at the Belgrade Fair to accommodate people suffering from mild symptoms of coronavirus (Photo by VLADIMIR ZIVOJINOVIC/AFP via Getty Images)

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A man cleans and desinfects a taxi car in central Stockholm, Sweden to prevent the spread of the coronavirus
 (Photo by ANDERS WIKLUND/TT News Agency/AFP via Getty Images)

A man cleans and desinfects a taxi car in central Stockholm, Sweden to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (Photo by ANDERS WIKLUND/TT News Agency/AFP via Getty Images)

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Workers, wearing a protective suit, wait before disinfecting a bus in Vilnius, Lithuania
 (Photo by PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP via Getty Images)

Workers, wearing a protective suit, wait before disinfecting a bus in Vilnius, Lithuania (Photo by PETRAS MALUKAS/AFP via Getty Images)

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Firefighters from Ahmedabad Fire and Emergency Services spray disinfectant along a street during Gujarat's government-imposed lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Ahmedabad 
 (Photo by SAM PANTHAKY/AFP via Getty Images)

Firefighters from Ahmedabad Fire and Emergency Services spray disinfectant along a street during Gujarat's government-imposed lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Ahmedabad (Photo by SAM PANTHAKY/AFP via Getty Images)

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A woman rides a bicycle with her children past a banner hanging at the entrance of Shuk HaCarmel (Caramel) market in the Israeli coastal city of Tel Aviv 
(Photo by JACK GUEZ / AFP) (Photo by JACK GUEZ/AFP via Getty Images)

A woman rides a bicycle with her children past a banner hanging at the entrance of Shuk HaCarmel (Caramel) market in the Israeli coastal city of Tel Aviv (Photo by JACK GUEZ / AFP) (Photo by JACK GUEZ/AFP via Getty Images)

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A French soldier helps a man to put a protective suit on during a training session at the military field hospital
Sebastien Bozon/Pool via REUTERS

A French soldier helps a man to put a protective suit on during a training session at the military field hospital Sebastien Bozon/Pool via REUTERS

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Mia, aged 8, and Jack, aged 5, take part in "PE with Joe" a daily live workout with Joe Wicks on Youtube  
 Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire

Mia, aged 8, and Jack, aged 5, take part in "PE with Joe" a daily live workout with Joe Wicks on Youtube Photo credit should read: Ian West/PA Wire

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A nurse assembles plastic-wrapped chairs in a waiting area in the central emergency room of the University Hospital in Essen, Germany
(Marcel Kusch/dpa via AP)

A nurse assembles plastic-wrapped chairs in a waiting area in the central emergency room of the University Hospital in Essen, Germany (Marcel Kusch/dpa via AP)

AP

Passengers wearing masks as a precautionary measure against the new virus are seen inside a train in Jammu, India (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

Passengers wearing masks as a precautionary measure against the new virus are seen inside a train in Jammu, India (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

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Pakistani police officers stop travellers after a government announced to lockdown the city due to concerns over the spread of the new coronavirus, in Karachi
(AP Photo/Fareed Khan)

Pakistani police officers stop travellers after a government announced to lockdown the city due to concerns over the spread of the new coronavirus, in Karachi (AP Photo/Fareed Khan)

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A council worker disinfects the entrance of a church as a prevention measure against the spread of the coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
 (Photo by CARL DE SOUZA/AFP via Getty Images)

A council worker disinfects the entrance of a church as a prevention measure against the spread of the coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Photo by CARL DE SOUZA/AFP via Getty Images)

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A Malian researcher conducts a COVID-19 test, at the University Clinical Research Center of Bamako
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A Malian researcher conducts a COVID-19 test, at the University Clinical Research Center of Bamako (Photo by MICHELE CATTANI/AFP via Getty Images)

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A council worker disinfects the entrance to a metro station as a prevention measure against the spread of the coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(Photo by Carl DE SOUZA / AFP) (Photo by CARL DE SOUZA/AFP via Getty Images)

A council worker disinfects the entrance to a metro station as a prevention measure against the spread of the coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Photo by Carl DE SOUZA / AFP) (Photo by CARL DE SOUZA/AFP via Getty Images)

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Public health personnel sanitise spaces of the international arrivals facility at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport 
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Public health personnel sanitise spaces of the international arrivals facility at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (Photo by TONY KARUMBA/AFP via Getty Images)

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A security guard wearing a facemask outside the national 'Birds Nest' stadium, the site of the 2008 Beijing Olympics
(Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images)

A security guard wearing a facemask outside the national 'Birds Nest' stadium, the site of the 2008 Beijing Olympics (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images)

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A council worker disinfects the entrance of a metro station as a prevention measure against the spread of the coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(Photo by CARL DE SOUZA/AFP via Getty Images)

A council worker disinfects the entrance of a metro station as a prevention measure against the spread of the coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Photo by CARL DE SOUZA/AFP via Getty Images)

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A man and a boy wearing facemasks amid concerns of coronavirus walk on a road towards the Olympic park in Beijing (Photo by NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images)

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