FILE PHOTO: Folks stroll as they put on face masks to stop the unfold of the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) in Beirut, Lebanon July 28, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
BEIRUT (Reuters) – The well being minister for Lebanon’s caretaker authorities was cited as saying on Wednesday that the tally of coronavirus instances in Lebanon was “regarding,” an official of the Supreme Protection Council mentioned on tv, studying out a press release by the council.
Hamad Hassan added that hospital capability wanted to be elevated to assist fight the spike in instances, the official mentioned.
Reporting by Ellen Francis; writing by Raya Jalabi; Enhancing by Hugh Lawson