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Lebanon extends lockdown measures

The country confirms 26 deaths from coronavirus.
10.05.2020 - 18:00

Lebanon extended a night curfew on Sunday amid a rise in the number of coronavirus infections in the country.

26 PEOPLE HAVE DIED FROM THE DISEASE SO FAR

In a statement, Interior Minister Mohamed Fahmi said the curfew will start from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. local time (1600-0200 GMT).

The move came as Lebanese health authorities confirmed 36 new virus infections in the country on Sunday, taking the total cases to 845.