Algeria confirms first case of coronavirus - state TV

by Reuters
Tuesday, 25 February 2020 19:37 GMT

ALGIERS, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Algeria has confirmed its first case of the coronavirus, an Italian man who arrived in the country on February 17, state television reported.

The man has been put into quarantine, state television said, citing the health minister. (Reporting By Lamine Chikhi, writing by Angus McDowall Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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