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  Shvat 26, 5780 , 21/02/20

Lebanon confirms first case of coronavirus

The first case of the novel coronavirus in Lebanon was confirmed on Friday, the country’s health minister said, according to AFP.

"We confirmed the first case today," the minister, Hassan Hamad, said at a press conference in Beirut.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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