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Mar 14 2020

Health Minister: No confirmed infections with the Coronavirus until today

Damascus, SANA_ There is no confirmed infection with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Syria until today, Health Minister Dr. Nizar Yaziji has said. In a press conference held on Saturday with the Resident Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Syria Dr. Neama Saeed, Minister Yaziji added that all samples analyzed in public health laboratories for suspected cases of the virus were negative. The government’s measures and raising the health sector’s readiness are preventive and precautionary measures to control the spread of infection if any infection is recorded, he clarified. The Minister Yaziji pointed out that the measures taken at …