Health authorities in several Arab countries confirmed new cases and deaths from the novel coronavirus Wednesday. 

Kuwait’s Health Ministry said it recorded 28 new cases, taking the total to 317.

Seven more patients were discharged from hospitals in the country, bringing the number of recoveries to 80.

In Lebanon, the Health Ministry announced 16 new cases which brought the total to 479, with seven patients in critical condition.

The death toll in the country reached 14 after authorities confirmed two more fatalities.

Six more people were discharged from hospitals, raising the number of recoveries to 43.

Authorities in Iraq

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