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RI students trapped in Wuhan want to go home

  • Ardila Syakriah and Apriza Pinandita

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Mon, January 27 2020   /  12:08 am
Dead city: The streets of Wuhan, Hubei province, China, are empty on Sunday, the second day after the Lunar New Year, after the Wuhan city government announced a ban on nonessential vehicles in the downtown area to contain a new coronavirus outbreak. (cnsphoto via Reuters)

Dead city: The streets of Wuhan, Hubei province, China, are empty on Sunday, the second day after the Lunar New Year, after the Wuhan city government announced a ban on nonessential vehicles in the downtown area to contain a new coronavirus outbreak. (cnsphoto via Reuters)Indonesian nationals trapped in the locked-down city of Wuhan, China, where the deadly coronavirus first emerged, have expressed hope that they will be allowed to leave the country amid the outbreak.Fitriani, a 25-year-old master's student at the China University of Geosciences in Wuhan, said she hoped she could be relocated to a safer region or return to Indonesia before the outbreak worsens."I didn't plan on returning to Indonesia during this winter break. However, I started to think of going home when the virus reportedly infected 198 people by Jan. 21, but the city has been locked down since Jan. 23," Fitriani ...