The Palestinian Authority confirmed a thousand cases of coronavirus in the Palestinian territories this Thursday. This is the number that has seen an increase in infections since the beginning of the pandemic until today.
The Palestinian Minister of Health Mai al Kailé has said that this resulted in a total of 37,214 infections, of which 27,113 were confirmed in the West Bank, 8,550 in East Jerusalem and 1,551 in the Gaza Strip.
Likewise, he has stated that seven people died during the day, bringing the total death toll to 224 while 490 people have recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total to 25,483.
On the flip side, Al Kailé has elaborated that there are currently 11,507 active cases, including 31 ICU-admitted cases, ten of which are connected to respirators, the Palestinian news agency WAFA reports.