In Syria isolated city because the driver with COVID-19

The driver of the trucks, which arrived after a flight from Jordan, infected with coronavirus 16 residents of the city of RAS al Mare in the province of Damascus, the village has been quarantined, according to a statement from the Ministry of health of Syria.

"Registered 16 new infections with coronavirus in the settlement of RAS al Mare in the province of Damascus ... Ill contact with the driver of trucks, sick with a virus that works on the line of the Syria-Jordan. In the settlement of RAS-al-Mare has been quarantined to prevent the spread of the virus for the health of citizens," the statement reads.

Today in Syria confirmed 141 cases of infection COVID-19, 58 citizens recovered and six died.

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