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Karabakh has identified five new cases of coronavirus

The coronavirus identified in five of the residents of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, the total number of confirmed cases COVID-19 rose to 64, said Tuesday at the information Ministry in the conditions of declared in the Karabakh emergency.

The authorities of the unrecognized Republic on 8 June reported 59 confirmed cases COVID-19 and 31 recovered patient.

"In General, in Artsakh (the self-Karabakh – ed.), coronavirus detected in 64 of the citizens. Cured 41 patients," - said in a statement posted on the staff page in Facebook. It is noted that in Karabakh isolated in 77 residents held 1192 test.

Earlier, the authorities of Karabakh have extended introduced from April 12 the state of emergency until June 11. The President of the unrecognized Republic Arayik Harutyunyan stated that a negative test for coronavirus will be a prerequisite for entry into Karabakh.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 6.9 million cases, more than 400 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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