More than 950 UN staff infected with coronavirus

  • 10:07 13 June 2020

More than 950 UN staff infected with coronavirus

Among UN staff worldwide coronavirus infected 953 people, said at a briefing the official representative of the Secretary General of the organization Stefan Dujarric, ONA reports citing foreign media.

"Only the UN, as of yesterday, there were 953 (cases COVID-19 - ed.)", - said Dyuzharrik.

According to him, a significant number of cases among employees of a multidimensional UN mission for stabilization in Mali (MINUSMA) - 187 peacekeepers fell ill, of whom two died. Recovered 45 people.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, the world revealed more than 7.4 million cases of infection, over 418 thousand people died.

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