TUNIS / KUWAIT / RABAT, Morocco

Morocco, Kuwait, Qatar, Lebanon, and Tunisia confirmed new cases and deaths from the novel coronavirus on Thursday.

The death toll in Morocco has risen to 96 after three more fatalities over the past 24 hours, according to the country’s Health Ministry.

The ministry said 71 new cases have raised the total number of COVID-19 cases to 1,346, while 103 people have recovered so far.

Kuwait’s Health Ministry reported 55 new cases on Thursday, taking the total to 910, including 111 recoveries.

“The number of patients in intensive care is now at 22. Eight of

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