Coronavirus: Countries enforce mass closures to stem spread

Schools have been closed, sports events cancelled and cultural institutions shut around the world as countries try to stem the coronavirus outbreak.
In the US, six states told schools to close on Monday for at least two weeks.
Belgium announced sweeping measures including the closure of schools, cafes and restaurants, and cancellation of cultural and recreational events.
All forthcoming fixtures in Europe's top football contests the Champions and Europa leagues have been postponed.
In other developments:

More than 125,000 people have been diagnosed with Covid-19 in 118 countries around the world, according to the World Health Organization. The total number of deaths is more than 4,600.

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