Bethlehem Under Lockdown After First Coronavirus Cases Confirmed

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CORONAVIRUS: The city of Bethlehem is under lockdown, Saturday, March 7, after the first Palestinian cases of the deadly coronavirus were discovered there, and authorities announced a state of emergency.
READ MORE: The World Health Organization said Friday that the coronavirus was expanding rapidly across the globe and that the world was on the verge of reaching 100,000 confirmed cases of the disease.

The organization said there were 2,746 new cases of COVID-19 in 47 countries and territories.
WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus didn’t hide his concern. He said he was deeply worried by the spread of the coronavirus around the world.

He urged countries to make containment of the disease their highest priority. He said governments should spare no effort to find, test, isolate and care for every case, and to trace every contact.
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