PRO/AH/EDR> COVID-19 update (192): China, S. Korea, countries w/ high local transmission

COVID-19 — China
The general downward trend of new positives continues. This is what can be seen from the health monitoring data on the spread of the new coronavirus [SARS-CoV-2] released at 6 pm on [17 May 2020].
Regarding health monitoring related to the spread of the new coronavirus on the national territory:
– 225 435 cumulative cases, increase of 675 from 15 May 2020
– 68 351 people are currently positive for the virus;
– 125 176 people have recovered;
– 10 311 patients are hospitalized with