Thousands of medical personnel were arriving in Wuhan, the origin city of the new coronavirus outbreak, on Tuesday as the death toll in China rose to 106, with 4,275 cases confirmed.

The figure given by China’s state-owned news channel CGTN shows an increase of 26 deaths and 1,531 confirmed cases, compared to the figures given on Monday morning by the National Health Commission. EFE-EPA

With contributions from correspondents in Berlin, Tokyo, Bangkok and Manila, edited by Bangkok Desk.