File photo of Karolinska University Hospital's infection unit's Corona virus preparations Credit: Claudio Bresciani / TT
60 cases of COVID-19 have been recorded among Palestinians abroad and three Palestinians succumbed to the virus, the Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ministry reported on Friday night.
The Ministry confirmed in a press statement that 60 Palestinians tested positive for Covid-19 and two Palestinian women died due to the virus in the US, raising the total confirmed cases and victims of coronavirus among Palestinians in this country to 4,276 and 84 respectively.
It added that a 52-year-old Palestinian woman succumbed to her Covid-19 infection in Spain, raising the total death toll among Palestinians in the country to five.
According to the latest coronavirus data, 6,955 Palestinians have tested for coronavirus abroad. The death toll stands at 292.