Kuwait announces 11 new coronavirus cases, total 159
11 people tested positive in Kuwait today with coronavirus, bringing the total number of persons infected with the virus to 159.
10 cases related to travel to the UK ( 9 Citizens and 1 Lebanese woman) 1 case of a Citizen related to travel to Switzerland.
Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basel Al-Sabah announced Friday that four more patients recovered from the coronavirus (COVID-19), bringing the total number to 22.
The coronavirus pandemic has claimed the lives of more than 10,000 people globally, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. The disease is infecting people at a faster rate now — it took three months for the first 100,000 cases, but only 12 days for the next 100,000, according to the World Health Organization.
There have been more than 10,000 deaths from Covid-19 around the world, roughly two-thirds of which have occurred in China and Italy, and more than 240,000 cases of the virus have been confirmed. There have been 205 deaths in the US, 144 in the UK and seven in Australia, as a result of the outbreak.