RAMALLAH, Palestine

The Palestinian economy minister and government spokesman has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

The Ministry of Economy announced late on Tuesday that Khaled al-Osaily had contracted the virus, adding that he “is in good health,” without disclosing further details.​​​​​​​

Palestine, so far, has recorded 199,769 coronavirus cases, including 3,000 deaths, and 184,210 recoveries.

*Writing by Mahmoud Barakat

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