CDC director: Novel coronavirus 'is probably with us beyond this season, beyond this year'

As an outbreak of a novel coronavirus has swept through Hubei province, China, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been preparing for its worst case scenario -- a widespread outbreak of illnesses in the United States.

(Translated) ​ចាងហ្វាង​ការ CDC ៈ​វីរុស​វីរុស​ប្រលោមលោក​ប្រហែលជា​នៅ​ជាមួយ​យើង​ហួស​រដូវ​នេះ​ហួស​ឆ្នាំ​នេះ​›

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