According to WHO's media conference, we know:
At present, there are more than 118k confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 114 countries around the world, with a total of 4,291 deaths, and the number of confirmed cases, deaths and affected countries is expected to rise further in the coming days or weeks.
WHO assessment shows that COVID-19 has the characteristics of pandemic. This has also been confirmed by the news in recent days.
• Jazz star Rudy Gobert tested positive for the coronavirus, the NBA has suspended its season.
• Actor Tom Hanks says he and his wife have tested positive for coronavirus.
• Italy just announced new form of lockdown. All commercial activities besides pharmacies and grocery stores are now closed.
• Trump suspends travel from Europe for 30 days as part of response to 'foreign' coronavirus.