Jet evacuates Americans from China outbreak zone

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA (AP) – An airplane that a federal official said was evacuating as many as 240 Americans from a Chinese city at the centre of a virus outbreak departed yesterday has landed in the United States (US). The US government chartered the plane to fly out diplomats from the US Consulate in Wuhan, where the latest coronavirus outbreak started, and other US citizens. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin