efe-epaBeijing

The death toll from China's new coronavirus has risen to 25, and the number confirmed cases in the Asian country to 830, the National Health Commission reported Friday, as other Asian countries reported more cases.

At midnight local time (16:00 GMT on Thursday), the agency said that during the 23rd day, eight new deaths and 259 new cases were confirmed, affecting 29 provinces and autonomous regions throughout the country. EFE-EPA