“The coronavirus is the No. 1 threat to financial markets currently as global investors are becoming jittery on the uncertainty” of the Wuhan coronavirus rapid spreading and int’l. stock markets down Jan. 27th and up Jan. 28th.
— Nigel Gre, Founder, DeVere Group, investments
“The U.S. government was racing Monday to evacuate Americans from the city at the center of the deadly coronavirus outbreak in China. As China sends medical reinforcements into Wuhan, officials there warned the virus was spreading faster.
— CBS News, January 27, 2020 at 4:30 PM Eastern
“The upper bound of the cumulative number of already-infected people as of yesterday (around the world) is up to 100,000.”
— Neil Ferguson, Ph.D., Public Health Expert, London’s Imperial College, January 27, 2020
“I consider myself a veteran in battles such as bird flu, SARS and other outbreaks. But with this Wuhan pneumonia, I feel extremely powerless.”
— Guan Yi, M. D., SARS expert, Hong Kong, China, January 24, 2020
“Those triangles in the sky shocked me! And after I sent the pictures to my brother in Manchester, he texted back, ‘That’s really weird!’”
— Imran Choudhry, U. K. resident about two photos he took in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, where sky had strange pattern of pale green triangles
“What we’re looking at is actually very bright lights on the ground being reflected between the camera’s lens elements … the lights in the sky are an inverted mirror image of lights on the ground, and they’re more easily visible against the dark background.”
— Professional photo analyst, San Francisco, California
“My thoughts and prayers are with the families of the 38 crew members and passengers of the FACh (Air Force)
C-130 plane. … We are making every effort humanly possible in the search operation for the plane.”
— Chilean Defense Minister, Alberto Espina, on Twitter, December 10, 2019Click for report.