In Karabakh, 26 people have recovered from COVID-19

The number of cured patients with confirmed coronavirus in the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic increased by 1 and reached 26, said Saturday the Ministry of health of Karabakh.

The authorities of the unrecognized Republic on may 28 it was reported 38 cases COVID-19 and 25 healthy patients.

"At this moment in Artsakh (self Karabakh – ed.), coronavirus detected in 38 of the citizens. 26 cured patients," - said in a message posted on the page of the office Facebook. It is noted that in Karabakh is isolated 67 people, conducted 863 test.

Earlier, the authorities of Karabakh have extended introduced from April 12 the state of emergency until June 11.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world is already identified more than 5.7 million infections, more than 357 thousand people died.

The conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh began in February 1988 when Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous region announced its secession from the Azerbaijan SSR. In the course of the armed conflict in 1992-1994, Azerbaijan lost control over Nagorno-Karabakh and seven adjacent districts. Since 1992 negotiations on peaceful settlement of the conflict within the OSCE Minsk group, headed by three co - chairs-Russia, USA and France.

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