Medical workers in protective suits transfer a coronavirus patient from the intensive care unit of the Gemelli Hospital to the Columbus COVID Hospital, which has been assigned as one of the new coronavirus treatment hospitals in Rome, Italy, March 16, 202
An elderly Palestinian refugee in the US died of coronavirus on Saturday, bringing the death toll among Palestinians abroad to 334, reported the Palestinian Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ministry.
The Ministry said in a press statement that Palestinian refugee Hussain Mousa, 78, was pronounced dead in the US after he contracted COVID-19.
The virus claimed the lives of at least 100 Palestinians in the US.
So far, 8,767 Palestinians have tested positive for coronavirus abroad, according to the Ministry’s databse. The death toll stands at 334.