Medical staff performing Islamic funeral prayers prior to the burial of COVID-19 victims. (File photo via social media)
Three more Palestinian refugees have died of coronavirus in foreign countries, brining the death toll among Palestinians abroad to 288, reported the Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates on Sunday.
A 76-year-old Palestinian man was pronounced dead in Saudi Arabia, where 100 Palestinians have died of the disease so far.
Another Palestinian, aged 65, died of coronavirus in Russia. He who was an employee at the Palestinian embassy in Moscow. His death brings the number of Palestinian victims of coronavirus in Russia to four.
At the same time, a 54-year-old Palestinian refugee died in Algeria, where the virus claimed the lives of eight Palestinians.