Libya Reports Zero New Coronavirus Cases Over Last Week


On Wednesday, Libya’s National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced that no new COVID-19 cases have been reported for the seventh consecutive day in the country.

In its statement, the NCDC added that the most recent batch of 130 suspected samples had all tested negative for the virus.

The NCDC reported that the total number of confirmed cases in the country remained at 64, with 33 active cases under medical observation, 28 successful recoveries and 3 deaths.

Several Arab countries have tightened restrictions on movement and travel in order to curb the spread of the virus. Billions of dollars have been pledged in stimulus packages across the globe to reduce the economic repercussions of the crisis.