Algeria detects two new coronavirus cases, bringing the total to five

Algerian paramedics wearing protective outfits outside El-Kettar hospital’s special unit to treat cases of coronavirus in the capital Algiers on February 26, 2020. (AFP)

Algeria reported two new coronavirus cases on Monday, which brings the total of confirmed cases to five, state news agency said quoting a statement from the health ministry.

The statement added that the two new cases are from the same family, a father and daughter, and were living in France, adding
that there’s an investigation going to determine the identities of the people who were in contact with them.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 10:05 - GMT 07:05