Live: Press conference in Wuhan on mysterious pneumonia outbreak
Updated 22:35, 08-Jan-2020

Health officials in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, will hold the first press conference on pneumonia outbreak of unknown etiology.

Since last December, a total of 59 pneumonia cases of unknown etiology have been confirmed in Wuhan, according to the local health commission.

The National Health Commission attaches great importance to the outbreak and has sent expert groups to Wuhan to manage the epidemic.