Coronavirus latest: Trump to convene G-7 videoconference on Thursday

The Nikkei Asian Review is tracking the spread of the new coronavirus that originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.

Global cases have reached 1,844,863, according to the World Health Organization.

The worldwide death toll has hit 117,021.

To see how the disease has spread, click this interactive virus tracker:

Here are the latest developments (Tokyo time):

Wednesday, April 15

4:45 a.m. U.S. President Donald Trump will convene a videoconference of Group of Seven leaders on Thursday to discuss their countries’ responses to the pandemic, the White House says.

4:08 a.m. As N95 masks run out, Japan is

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