Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and other news in Turkey and around the world. 

Let’s begin with the daily death toll from Turkey. The country’s health minister confirmed 117 more fatalities from COVID-19 over the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 2,376.

The total number of registered coronavirus cases surged to 98,674 as 3,083 more people tested positive for the virus.

In addition, 1,559 patients recovered on Wednesday and the total number of recoveries rose to 16,577.

Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said the coronavirus epidemic in

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