ANKARA

Kuwait, Morocco, Lebanon, Oman, Algeria, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Iraq on Monday updated data on the novel coronavirus pandemic in each country.

In the Gulf state of Kuwait, the death toll is now nine, after two more patients died on Monday, while 367 people have recovered in the country so far.

The Health Ministry added that 80 people had tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 1,995.

In Morocco, North Africa, the death toll rose to 143 after two patients died on Monday.

Morocco’s Health Ministry said that 135 confirmed new cases brought the

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