Lebanon reports 22 new coronavirus cases, 1,719 in total

Lebanon’s number of COVID-19 cases increased on Saturday by 22 to 1,719, while the death toll remained unchanged at 33, the National News Agency reported.

The new cases were detected after 2,635 PCR tests were conducted in the past 24 hours, according to the heath ministry.

Meanwhile, Beirut International Airport, which will reopen on July 1, has prepared all necessary procedures for detecting infected arrivals and travellers through the airport.

Lebanon has been fighting against COVID-19 since Feb. 21.

On June 11, China donated a new batch of medical supplies to Lebanon to help its fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, including 17,500 masks, 1,500 protective suits, 1,320 goggles and 1,000 shoes covers. Enditem