Coronavirus update in Gaza: 79 new cases, total 2006

Gaza registered 79 new infections from the coronavirus in the besieged Gaza Strip on Friday, reported the heath ministry in Gaza.

In a statement, the Health Ministry said the territory’s virus count rose to 2006 confirmed cases, including 15 deaths, and 303 recoveries. The number of active cases has reached 1688. 

The ministry called on residents to pursue social distancing to help stem the spread of the virus.

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