NUR SULTAN, Kazakhstan

Eurasian nations are witnessing a rise in recoveries from coronavirus cases with the tally crossing the 1,500 mark. 

The number of cases increased by 18, bringing the total to 1,498 in Kazakhstan. So far, 347 people have made a full recovery, according officials. 

In Azerbaijan, the total number of cases stand at 1,340, according its health authority. Fifteen have died, however, 528 recovered.

Ten additional patients contracted the virus in Uzbekistan, raising the tally to 1,390.

Four have died and 153 recovered, according to health officials.

Georgia said the total number of its cases stand at 373.

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