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The coronavirus death toll in the Netherlands is now over 2,000 and the number of cases is almost 20,000, authorities announced on Tuesday.

A total of 234 more fatalities were confirmed in the country, raising the death toll to 2,101, according to the National Institute of Public Health and the Environment.

Overall cases are now up to 19,580 after 777 more people tested positive for COVID-19.

Of the total, 7,427 patients are under treatment at hospitals, with 292 more admissions reported on Tuesday.

The institute, however, clarified that “not all of the hospital admissions or deaths occurred within the

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