Israelis, Chinese, gather in Tel Aviv to show support over coronavirus

Tel Aviv is Beijing’s twin city.

A woman wearing a mask checks her mobile phone in Shanghai, China January 29, 2020 (photo credit: REUTERS/ALY SONG)
A woman wearing a mask checks her mobile phone in Shanghai, China January 29, 2020
(photo credit: REUTERS/ALY SONG)
Dozens of Israelis and Chinese gathered in Tel Aviv next to city hall as it was lit up with the colors of the Chinese flag to express solidarity as coronavirus continues to pose a challenge to health authorities in China and around the world.  

Tel Aviv is Beijing’s twin city. 
The coronavirus outbreak is hitting a peak in China this month and may be over by April, the government's senior medical adviser said on Tuesday, in the latest assessment of an epidemic that has rattled the world.