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What is your nation doing to combat the Corona Virus?

Postby Legolannd » Fri Feb 14, 2020 2:56 am

As many of us know, the Wuhan Corona Virus has ravaged much of China and is spreading fast. As such, I have come here today to ask what your nation is doing to combat the virus?
Are you researching a cure? Locking down Chinese air travel? Or are you just gonna nuke or napalm China?

Legolannd is researching a cure, but we also plan to napalm China as we have locked down all travel with China.

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Astares Amauricanum
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Postby Astares Amauricanum » Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:04 am

We have established containment protocols, by putting in quarantine every citizen confirmed to be contaminated with the virus, 80 cases so far.
We are also checking the temperature of every passenger arriving on international flights, not only from China.
All citizens that have been in China in the last three months MUST report to the nearest hospital to be tested.
Also, interstate travel in the Empire has been asked to be reduced, the Armed Forces reserves have been called back and are ready to be deployed to institute a Quarantine nationwide.
And of course, the Centers for Disease Control are actively researching a cure.
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Postby Vexilia » Fri Feb 14, 2020 3:04 am

Vexilia fortunately only had one case from a citizen who returned home from a vacation. We cannot disclose what happened to this citizen upon arrival.
Since then, all travel in or our of the nation has been forbidden, with the exception of foreigners who are trying to leave to their home country.
Due to the unpleasant conditions near the Vexilian/Rebel borders there has been a large medical team dispatched not too far away to help quell things before they get out of hand.
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Chari
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Postby Chari » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:00 am

Chari has stopped all traffic going to and from China. However, many people think we've closed the door after the horse has crapped on the floor, considering that there's been a lot of cases in Chari.

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Postby New Cassadland » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:11 am

Not allowing any tourist,meat/foods from china or anything possibly can spread the virus coming in and researching for a cure for the disease and any cassadians coming from wuhan,china will be checked and if they are good they will coming back to cassadland(checking are very strict it took 10 week -1 or 1 and a half month)
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Postby Satuga » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:15 am

Thanks to our regulated border and immigration control, we were able to locate 3 cases of the virus and quarantined those who were close contact for monitoring. We have our top researchers working on a cure and vaccine, as well as compensating any un infected individuals who have been quarantined for the waste of their time, via one months salary and complementary foods :p .
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Postby Gwrachbyd » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:31 am

first off we're not panicking. second our medical facilities are more than capable of handling any outbreak.
doctors are ensuring that all at risk patients are well up to date on vaccines for other illnesses that could cause complications (such as the flu)
face masks are freely available at all local government facilities such as schools, hospitals, libraries and community centres.

all those in the medical field as well as those involved in the travel industry have been provided with the SARS-CoV vaccine while we work on developing a vaccine for this particular strain of the virus. we know that the SARS-CoV vaccine is not guaranteed against the SARS-CoV-2 (covid-19) but at this point in time it's better than nothing as development of as SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is at best months away.

those with impaired immune systems and cardiovascular problems are being asked to avoid travel to infected areas. at this time there have been no confirmed cases within our borders we are offering medical assistance to other nations. with our nations aero-space force already preparing to deliver needed medical supplies to infected nations and naval hospital ships preparing to move out to infected regions.

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Postby Zhouran » Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:16 am

On January 21, the Ministry of Transportation together with the Ministry of Territorial Affairs enacted both a temporary travel ban on flights between Zhouran and China, and entry restrictions for anyone who had traveled to-and-from China, thus making Zhouran the first nation to enact travel suspension during the COVID-19 outbreak. This would later be extended to all of Europe, the US, Australia, Canada, Middle East, South Asia, Southeast Asia, East Asia and Latin America by March 12 with the ban on flights to-and-from China and entry restrictions for those who traveled to-and-from China to be lifted by somewhere around the first week of April. As a result, the MoT are cracking down on any possible chance of an outbreak spreading due to imported cases from international travel while the MoTA together with the Ministry of Health are working together in maintaining and securing Zhouran's highly-strict biosecurity, in order to protect the health of the people, fauna and flora of the nation from outside diseases.

Apart from temporary travel bans, Zhouran was the first nation to evacuate its citizens out of China, first beginning with Zhouranese citizens in Hubei on January 23 and later on Zhouranese citizens in most of China's eastern major cities. Zhouran's six major national airlines, consisting of Air Zhouran (national flag carrier, largest airline in the country), Zhouran National Airlines (second largest airline in the country), Zhouran National Air Fleet Express (third largest airline in the country), Zhouran National Aviation Services (fourth largest airline in the country), Zhouran Civil Aviation Express Airlines (fifth largest airline in the country) and Zhouran Civil Air Transport Services (sixth largest airline in the country) were responsible for flying the evacuees back home. Zhouranese citizens that had evacuated from China were placed on a two-week quarantine by the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of National Emergency shortly after arriving back home.

For several days after COVID-19 started spreading internationally, Zhouran was only classed as a nation with suspected cases. The first confirmed case did not surface until around February 27, and by March 7 there were three confirmed cases in the nation. Luckily however, thanks to Zhouran's rapidly-implemented quarantine, highly-effective state-of-the-art publicly-funded decentralized universal healthcare system (ranked as best in Asia and one of the best in the world), highly-efficient merit-based social-security system (also ranked as best in Asia and one of the best in the world), and a highly-robust high-tech socialist economy that cares for the welfare of the people, the number of confirmed cases in Zhouran had only peaked to around twelve by March 19 with the curve now flattening and going on a downward trend as the number of confirmed cases in Zhouran has decreased to around five while seven have already recovered with none having died so far as of March 22. In comparison, the number of confirmed cases in the west is in the several thousands with the US leading in the skyrocket of COVID-19 cases in the west thanks to the inefficient bureaucratic nature of neoliberal late-stage capitalism in decay, the incompetence & sheer ignorant dogma of the Trump administration (including the slashing of CDC budget), and the US government's helpless nature in effectively containing the outbreak (because to them, the effective measures put in place by China & Zhouran are "demonically authoritarian"), not to mention the US media's scaremongering on the reporting of COVID-19 and spreading both fake news and alternative facts (in comparison, Zhouranese media has been very factual, rational and calm on reporting the outbreak). From a cumulative numbers perspective, the US is gaining more cases at a quicker time period than that of China during the initial outbreak, which shows the disparity between the effective socialist system of China (dubbed 'authoritarian' by western corporate media) and the 'supposedly-efficient' neoliberal system of the US.

In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 within the nation, the Ministry of Health began establishing guidelines and safety recommendations for citizens on March 2. These recommendations include using face masks while outside, avoiding large crowds, maintaining a safe distance from others, washing hands, staying indoors most of the time, and going outside only for the necessary task of collecting necessities such as food and medical supplies. As a result, this has further contributed to Zhouran's effective containment of COVID-19.

Because of Zhouran's academic year, Term 1 starts in early February and ends in mid-March, meanwhile Term 2 starts in early April and ends in mid-July. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, academic classes for primary schools, middle schools, high schools, universities, vocational tertiary schools, and military academies will be cancelled on the first week of April with classes to resume on the second week instead.

When dealing with viruses, the situation can vary however the national government maintains various protocols for decades ever since the establishment of the PRZ. Regarding contagious airborne viruses such as the 2009 swine flu pandemic or the 2019–20 Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, the Ministry of Health would keep citizens up to date on any potential cases of infected individuals in the country and keep a close observation on the contagious virus. Not only that, MoH would establish guidelines on avoiding getting infected and what to do if infected, as well as providing other information and raising awareness regarding any virus that might pose a threat to public health. Meanwhile, the Ministry of Transportation together with the Ministry of Territorial Affairs would keep an eye out on any mass movement of people entering the nation especially through customs & immigration, and if an outbreak in another country is already enough to pose a massive threat, the MoT can suspend travel to Zhouran from that nation. For example, during the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, the MoT suspended any flights from Mainland China to Zhouran, meanwhile the MoTA works together with the MoH in maintaining and securing Zhouran's highly-strict biosecurity, in order to protect the health of the people, fauna and flora of the nation from outside diseases.

If there is a large-scale viral outbreak within Zhouran, the Ministry of Health together with both the Ministry of National Emergency and Ministry of Defense would rapidly mobilize assets to deal with the virus and contain it, thus mobile field hospitals from the MoH, MoNE, and the Zhouranese People's Army would be quickly set up in affected areas.

Zhouran has been providing humanitarian assistance to affected countries since February 27. Specialists from the Ministry of Health and Ministry of National Emergency have been sent to various nations including Italy, Iran, Greece and Spain to assist in dealing with COVID-19 in those nations while production of face masks in Zhouran has increased since the first week of March. As of March 22, Zhouran has exported hundreds and thousands of face masks worldwide along with large shipments of medical supplies and highly-sophisticated testing kits that can detect COVID-19 in just a couple of minutes (in comparison to American testing kits which takes several hours instead). Not only that, Zhouran and China are currently working together on both a vaccine and even a cure for COVID-19.


but we also plan to napalm China


careful with that E D G E OP, while at it we might as well nuke muhrica for dem pesky seasonal influenza. epic logic
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Postby Dominioan » Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:19 am

Killing everybody with the coronavirus, avoiding any contact with nations with confirmed cases, and quarantining all flights from confirmed nations.
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Postby Socialist Macronesia » Fri Feb 14, 2020 8:25 am

Socialist Macronesia's government debated for several hours on what to do until one man, who shall remain nameless, said "So why don't we just not let anyone in?" And so it was. SAM missile silos search the sky, blasting away any non-military aircraft. Anti-ship missiles take out any ships attempting to come into the country. Armored vehicles have destroyed several houses of "sick people".Whether or not they were actually ill is under debate.

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Postby Mordka » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:24 am

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Postby Tirnagael » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:28 am

Though no known cases have appeared in Tirnagael, the Ministry of Health has built temporary medical centers at all points of entry and begun large-scale briefing of medical personnel in ports of entry on the nature of the virus. All travel into and out of the afflicted areas is being monitored by the security services and emergency aid is being allocated by the Seanad for possible financial ramifications.
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Postby Gikyvernisi » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:34 am

Tourists have big surveillance while inside the country and need to pass a health exam before going outside the airport, so...
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Postby Ecradia » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:37 am

The Worker's Syndicalist Union of Ecradia has had the border closed for both entry and exit since the beginning of last year, though we have been cooperating with the Doctor's Abroad programs of several other socialist nations in the pursuit of a mass-producible cure over the last month and a half.
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Postby Andocara » Fri Feb 14, 2020 11:47 am

Andocara has put a travel restriction on people coming from China, as well as other countries, as they have to be tested and quarantined. The medical field is finding a cure for this disease and many people are now wearing cover ups, and taking measures to prevent to prevent infection. Those who are diagnosed are immediately sent to the emergency rooms. So far, there has only been two cases, one in Paramount City, the other in Gialayo.
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Postby Lowell Harbor » Fri Feb 14, 2020 6:46 pm

Corona Virus in Lowell Harbor
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Postby TURTLESHROOM II » Fri Feb 14, 2020 7:15 pm

The Wuhan Pneumonia is not currently present in TurtleShroom. However, that specific Chinese-cultured nation has already been sanctioned by TurtleShroom in the past.

The Wuhan Pneumonia is actively being resisted as follows:
  • All travel to that specific Chinese nation is prohibited. This is fine, because that specific country embargoes TurtleShroom and its citizens.
  • All TurtleShroomers currently present in that specific nation have been recalled and screened before reintroduction to the country. (This isn't an issue because the specific Chinese country in question is already sanctioned by TurtleShroom and vice-versa, as said above.)

As TurtleShroomers are not legally allowed to enter the Chinese-cultured nation from which the Wuhan Pneumonia arose, there is thankfully nothing to quarantine. Yet. Coronaviruses themselves, however, have a much darker reputation and are feared for a reason.

Influenza is a coronavirus. General/classical influenza is still quite lethal in TurtleShroom and there is no cure or vaccine to stop it or prevent its exposure. Every year, ten to twenty percent of TurtleShroomers get the disease (about one hundred million cases annually). Furthermore, normal human influenza has a 0.25% death rate* in TurtleShroom. Wuhan Pneumonia would likely be higher. A similar coronavirus, the Spanish Flu, hit remote parts of Nationstates about one hundred years ago, and its death rate was ten percent.

It is believed that Wuhan Pneumonia would have a similar death rate to the Spanish flu. Worse, unlike normal influenza, evidence suggests that the disease could spread to turtles. The biggest fear would involve the Wuhan Pneumonia spreading to turtles while being asymptomatic. This could result in the deaths of many millions of older TurtleShroomers, who are, traditionally, dangerously exposed to pneumonia.


* = This is around the rate of Influenza in RL America during the 1940's AD.
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We have halted all direct flights to and from China, ordered quarantine to those who have been to China (excl. Taiwan), established containment procedures and boosted production of surgical and N95 masks, and PPEs. We have also began a public educational campaign on proper virus avoidance procedures.
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Postby Estado Novo Portugues » Sat Feb 15, 2020 3:28 am

Business as usual. International travel to the Holy Catholic State is already heavily restricted, so it's very unlikely that the virus would make its way there.

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Postby Purpelia » Sat Feb 15, 2020 5:25 am

Nothing. The disease in question does not exist in my setting.
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Postby Silver Commonwealth » Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:13 am

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Coronavirus in SC


''Thing is, that in SC, the coronavirus plague hasn't broken out yet. There were rumors of a similar disease outbreak in RNGOC (Reorganized National Government of China) in the 2020s. However, it seems to have been contained within their territory, as we got no infected people in SC, at least in parts we know. As of 2052, it seems, that the variant of coronavirus in question is not coming to SC's world government anytime soon - if anything, coronaviruses like common cold and influenza are a bigger threat, considering that their outbreaks are seasonal in pretty much all of the globe.''

''However, if such an outbreak would happen in today's SC, UCN (United Commonwealth Nations) council would try to find a solution as fast as possible, and coordinate efforts to prevent spreading of virus as much as possible. Wealthier regions can afford to enact measures on bigger scale and have some special options, but basic preventive actions like quarantine, burning of the dead bodies, etc, should be a thing which all regions should be able to afford. For citizens, basic safety measures like washing hands, and not coughing in your palms are advised not only during an outbreak, but in everyday life too, even when there is not a pandemic in question. Number of face masks is limited, so let's save them for medics and those in urgent need. And most importantly - don't panic, as our governments do everything to protect and prevent spread of the virus.''

''If the attempts to contain virus to a single or a few regions fail, then most of the international travel and tourism should be shut down, and mass disinfection campaigns should be started. The tourists in the infected regions should be put in quarantine locally, and so should all the ships, planes, trains, or other means of transport which come from the regions with virus epidemic. Shooting the infected should be reserved for very desperate cases. The lifeblood of the Commonwealth like international trade or manufacturing should continue to function, but at slower pace, and undergoing various disinfection procedures. Wealthier Commonwealths should aid the poorer ones with things like free face masks, disinfection soaps, and other means of aid. After finding the animals who carry the virus (zoonosis - a.k.a when a disease spreads from animals to humans), the number of them should be regulated by special hunter teams, wearing the proper protection suit. Protection suit should be worn by medical personnel which work in the hospitals with the infected. In order to prevent hoarding large amounts of toilet paper, hand sanitizers, canned food, and other goods, the SC's shops should strictly ration the amount of what a single person can buy. Also, large gatherings would be banned. Some governors or regional party members have different ideas in mind, however - in case of a pandemic, Renier plans to evacuate most of the Boers and others of European descents to ''safe'' zones within South Africa, leaving the bantustans to their own fate, and not letting anyone from here to flee to the ''safe zones'' - at first, it would be a warning shot, but then - an aimed shot.''

''Richer regions should also put efforts in developing the cure, and coordinate the curing efforts afterwards with the governors of poorer regions. In regions with poorer, and more fragile healthcare system, controlling the virus will be way harder, and pockets of it could last even after epidemic would have been stopped in most of the regions, so the main task is to limit the virus spread before it gets to those regions. The various institutes, hospitals, and health ministries all should cooperate towards this goal, with as little setbacks from corruption as possible. This is similar to the overall plan X-E14 developed by UCN as an instruction manual in reaction to various pandemics and epidemics. The plan also covers other diseases like plague, HIV, and various rare/not yet known or named diseases (X plans are various instruction manuals developed for global emergencies. Individual regions have the ''X-hour'' plans, which focus on dealing with possible military conflict or famine scenarios.)''
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Capitalist Paradise

Postby Earth Orbit » Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:30 am

Pretty much the instant it started cropping up in the news, the FDC (Federation Disease Control) recommended a suspension of all surface-orbit shuttle service between China and the Federation. This was swiftly implemented, and Luna took similar measures. You do NOT want a potentially deadly virus in the closed environments of stations, ships, and lunar colonies, which endlessly recycle air. Doubly so because a coronavirus strain was responsible for killing 40% of the Chinese population in the 2030s and throwing them back into warring states for several decades.
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Ex-Nation

Postby Bartonland » Sat Feb 15, 2020 10:31 am

The government of the Democratic Republic of Bartonland has sent aircraft to evacuate all passengers from Wuhan. Traveling to China is highly restricted, and will remain highly restricted for the foreseeable future. The city of Loften, Wuhan's sister city, has offered resources to help China combat the virus.

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Psychotic Dictatorship

Postby Ivory Coasts » Sat Feb 22, 2020 5:19 pm

- The government has donated masks to China and to a smaller extent, other infected countries
- All non-essential travel to Hubei is banned
- All non-essential travel to China is prohibited
- Most Ivorian citizens in China are called for evacuation, to be quarantined in the Sahara for one month for treatment
- Airports monitor citizens of affected countries for infection
- Contact tracing is used to trace all people that the infected have come into contact with. They will be watched closely, and quarantined for treatment.
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