Medical staff performing Islamic funeral prayers prior to the burial of COVID-19 victims. Photo via social media
Another Palestinian refugee living in the United States has died of the novel coronavirus, raising the death toll of the pandemic among Palestinians in the US to 80 and worldwide to 272, the Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates reported.
So far, a total of 4,030 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been recorded among Palestinians in the US.
At the same time, 6,578 Palestinians have tested positive for the lethal virus in foreign countries.