Coronavirus: UAE reports 786 new COVID-19 cases raising total to 82,568, no deaths

A tourist receives instruction at Dubai airport in the United Arab Emirates on July 8, 2020. (AFP)

The United Arab Emirates confirmed 786 new coronavirus cases and no deaths over the past 24 hours, the official WAM news agency reported on Thursday.

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The newly confirmed infections were confirmed after an additional 92,912 tests were processed, taking the total number of cases in the UAE to 82,568.

Despite an increase in daily new infections, an additional 661 individuals who had previously tested positive for the virus recovered, raising the total to 72,117.

With no new fatalities reported, the death toll remained at 402 as of September 17, according to the health ministry.


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Last Update: Thursday, 17 September 2020 KSA 13:18 - GMT 10:18
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