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Vietnam’s PM Warns Nation Has Only Weeks to Avoid Major Outbreak

Vietnam Imposes Restrictions As Coronavirus Cases Rise

Photographer: Linh Pham/Getty Images

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Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc warned the nation during a cabinet meeting today that it needs to move quickly to curtail the novel coronavirus outbreak that began in the coastal city of Danang last month to prevent it from reaching a “major scale,” according to a post on the government’s website.