Paraguay says suspends public schools for 15 days due to coronavirus

ASUNCION (Reuters) - Paraguay has suspended public school sessions and large-scale public events for 15 days due to coronavirus, Health Minister Julio Mazzoleni said in a televised address.

Two cases of the virus have been confirmed in the South American country so far.

(Reporting by Daniela Desantis; writing by Hugh Bronstein; Editing by Sandra Maler)