Reports have merged that North African country, Libya has recorded its first Coronavirus case involving two citizens who returned from France on 12 and 16 March.
The patients are a 49-year-old woman from the capital Bamako and a 62-year-old man living in the western city of Kayes, the government said in a statement. The two are currently being treated as contact tracing efforts are carried out.
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