Wuhan Acute Respiratory Syndrome (WARS) 武漢新型冠狀病毒肺炎(武漢肺炎)

Wuhan Acute Respiratory Syndrome (WARS)


【武漢肺炎】李克強任抗疫組長 500萬人流出武漢 湖北建3組合醫院 武漢市長料再增千病例(2020年1月29日)。明報健康網,取自

While the Chinese government officially called the Wuhan disease “novel coronavirus” and Hong Kong’s Center of Health Protection named it a “severe respiratory disease associated with a novel infectious agent,” some netizens and media labeled the disease with an ironic term – Wuhan Acute Respiratory Syndrome (WARS), modeled on Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS).

South Korea to send $5 million worth of humanitarian aid to China. (2020, January 24). Asia Times. Retrieved from https://www.asiatimes.com/2020/01/article/wuhan-declares-state-of-war-against-virus/