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Lebanon's coronavirus cases rise to 93

BEIRUT  The total number of coronavirus cases in Lebanon has risen to 93, the Lebanese Health Ministry said on Saturday. In a statement, the ministry called on citizens to "adhere to...

Turkey closes border to passengers from 9 countries

ANKARA Turkey announced late Friday it will close all border gates to passengers coming from nine European countries to fight the coronavirus outbreak. An authorization letter signed by Turkish Interior Minister...

COVID-19: Russia reports 11 new cases, total now 45

MOSCOW  Russia reported 11 new coronavirus cases on Friday, raising the total number in the country to 45. Five of the cases were confirmed in the capital Moscow and three in...

Turkey confirms 5th coronavirus case

ANKARA  Turkey confirmed three more coronavirus cases on Friday, raising the tally to five. "After our first two cases, we confirmed three new cases who came in contact with them and...

Death toll in Italy from coronavirus jumps to 827

ROMA  The death toll in Italy from the coronavirus surged to 827 on Wednesday, as 196 more fatalities were confirmed over the past 24 hours, according to an official.  Civil protection...

WHO declares coronavirus global pandemic

GENEVA The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday declared coronavirus “a global pandemic." At a news conference at WHO headquarters in Geneva, head of the UN health agency, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus,...

Turkey issues coronavirus travel advisory for public

ANKARA Turkish citizens should avoid international travel unless absolutely necessary, the health minister said Wednesday after Turkey confirmed its first case of coronavirus. The global outbreak has pushed Turkey to take...

US health system unprepared for coronavirus: CDC

ANKARA The U.S. public health system is ill-prepared to offer tests to American citizens for coronavirus, according to a report by U.S. website Politico. Citing Robert Redfield, the director of The...

Turkey confirms first case of coronavirus

ANKARA Turkey announced its first case of the novel coronavirus early Wednesday while stressing that all precautionary measures were being taken. "A male citizen tested positive for the coronavirus in the...

4 French MPs, 1 minister infected with COVID-19

PARIS France's political infrastructure has fallen prey to the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19, with four members of the National Assembly, the culture minister, and one worker reported infected as...

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COVID-19: Spain’s lockdown to be extended till April 25

OVIEDO, Spain Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced on Saturday that the country will continue with its strict lockdown measures until at least April...

COVID-19: Death toll in Netherlands surpasses 1,600

ROTTERDAM, the Netherlands  The death toll from the novel coronavirus in the Netherlands has risen to 1,651, authorities announced Saturday. The overall number of...

UK reports record 708 coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

LONDON British health authorities announced on Saturday that the U.K.-wide death toll from coronavirus rose by 708 over the last 24 hours, the record rise...

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