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MoPH: 14 new coronavirus cases, one more death

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14 new cases of the novel coronavirus have been confirmed in Lebanon and one more death has been recorded, according to the Ministry of Public Health’s daily report on Monday.   “Until 6/4/2020, the number of laboratory-confirmed [Covid-19] cases in the Rafik Hariri University Hospital, the accredited university hospitals and ...

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Home Corona Clinical Trials Begin on 3,200 People in Europe for Possible Treatments Against Coronavirus

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A European clinical trial involving some 3,200 people has been launched to test four possible experimental treatments against the coronavirus. The four treatments to be studied are remdesivir, lopinavir and ritonavir in combination, the latter being administered with or without interferon beta and hydroxychloroquine, French public health research body Inserm ...

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Abdul Samad: MoI to launch coronavirus-specialized website, awareness campaign in collaboration with LAF

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Minister of Information, Manal Abdel Samad, tweeted this Thursday: “This evening, the Ministry of Information will launch a website that specializes in coronavirus. In conjunction, and in cooperation with the Lebanese Army Orientation Directorate, the Ministry will launch an awareness campaign aimed at limiting the spread of the virus. Through ...

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Government agrees to nationwide lockdown over coronavirus

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BEIRUT: Lebanon’s Cabinet took its most aggressive stance yet against the novel coronavirus Sunday, declaring a “general mobilization” that effectively places the country on lockdown. “We are in a health emergency and for that reason, the government is announcing general mobilization until the end of March 29,” Prime Minister Hassan ...

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