Coronavirus cases in Libya have jumped to 10 with two new patients confirmed, officials said Wednesday.
The testing of 11 samples found two positive for COVID-19, the National Anti-Disease Center said on Facebook.
On March 24, the first coronavirus case was recorded in the war-torn country. Later, Libyan authorities banned travel between cities to curb the virus’ spread.
The UN has urged a suspension of hostilities in Libya to help efforts to stem the coronavirus outbreak.
Since the ouster of late ruler Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, two seats of power have emerged in Libya: warlord Khalifa Haftar in eastern