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Breaking: UAE announces first Coronavirus deaths

It’s been confirmed that the UAE has reported its first two deaths due to the Coronavirus.

The news was announced by The Ministry of Health and Prevention via Twitter.

One of the cases is a 78-year old Arab national who had recently visited Europe and tested positive for Covid-19. The other was a 59-year-old Asian expat. Both had underlying health conditions.

The ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the families of the deceased and wished those infected a speedy recovery.

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