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The Donald Trump administration on Tuesday urged anyone who has left New York in the last few days to self-quarantine for a period of 14 days in the light of the coronavirus outbreak in the state, which now accounts for half of the cases in the country.

White House coronavirus response coordinator Deborah Birx and Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, indicated that people who are leaving the city could be spreading the virus. EFE-EPA