One corona-related death recorded among Palestinians in the diaspora

RAMALLAH, The Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ministry recorded today one fatality and five new cases from Covid-19 among Palestinians in the diaspora.

It said that a Palestinian died from the disease in Algeria, raising the total deaths among Palestinians there to nine. Four Palestinians in Algeria contracted the virus, it said.

The ministry recorded a new case of covid-19 in the Palestinian embassy in Albania. The embassy was shut down to perform deep disinfection and cleaning, while appropriate contact tracing is completed.

The confirmed cases and fatalities among the Palestinian diaspora reached 13366 and 428, respectively, since the outbreak of the pandemic, said the ministry.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency