ANKARA

Health authorities in Morocco, Oman, Palestine and Lebanon confirmed new cases and deaths from the novel coronavirus on Thursday.

The Moroccan Health Ministry said 22 coronavirus infections were confirmed, bringing the country’s total infections to 676 in addition to 39 deaths.

In Oman, health authorities said 21 new cases were added to the country’s COVID-19 infections, raising the total to 231.

On Wednesday, Oman’s first fatality from coronavirus was reported.

In Lebanon, total infections jumped to 494, along with 16 fatalities related to the virus.

In Palestine, the Health Ministry said 21 coronavirus infections were seen, bringing the total cases in the country

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