China – Q&A from the press briefing (21 Jan. 2020)


Q - On January 21, China announced a fourth death linked to the mysterious SARS-like virus that can be transmitted between humans. Are you considering screening individuals traveling from China to France?

R - Please refer to the statements issued by the Ministry for Solidarity and Health in this respect.

The Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs is mobilized and has published recommendations on the travel advisory website, which is continuously updated. These recommendations were posted on Twitter, and were also communicated to French citizens having reported plans to travel to China via the Ariane application

These recommendations can be found here FR

They include specific and detailed recommendations FR for addressing the health risks posed by this virus.