Gaza confirms first coronavirus death

The Independent | May 23, 2020 at 1:46 PM
  • Marking the first death in the Palestinian territory since the pandemic started.
  • All of those who have tested positive for the virus have recently returned from outside Gaza and are currently quarantining in sites at the border.
  • Experts have previously warned a coronavirus flare-up in Gaza would prove disastrous due to a severe shortage of personal protective gear, ventilators and medicine.