Lebanese Minister of Health Hamad Hassan spoke about revealing the country’s first case of coronavirus, Naharnet reports.
As it is specified, earlier with suspicion of illness in the hospital Rafik Hariri was hospitalized a citizen of Lebanon, who flew from Iran. This was reported to the agency by a source at the Beirut airport.
Recall, on Friday, Iranian authorities said that two more people became victims of coronavirus in the country. The total number of deaths from the disease in Iran has reached four people. A total of 18 cases of infection were detected.
It is noted that most of the new patients are residents of Qom or have been there in recent weeks. It was in this place in Iran that the coronavirus was first recorded.
Recall, in Israel recorded the first case of coronavirus. The virus was discovered in an evacuated woman from a cruise ship Diamond Princess. The remaining ten passengers of the ship showed no symptoms.