Chuck Patch from Baltimore [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)]
What are governments around the world doing to combat the virus? This depends on the local government and who is running it, as for where it started, China, the government has done little to combat the virus. Many nations, like Russia, have closed off immigration from China and other surrounding areas. The United States has begun screening airports for the virus and is looking to stop anyone with it.