US diplomat in Cambodia tests positive for Coronavirus

Cambodian authorities on Thursday confirmed that a US diplomat has tested positive for novel coronavirus raising the total number of cases in the Southeast Asian country to 234.

According to the health ministry, the senior diplomat had recently travelled from the US to Cambodia.

“On the 13th day of his quarantine, his samples were tested for the COVID-19 for the second time, and the result released on Wednesday showed that he was positive for the virus”, authorities further added.

In full: https://www.thestatesman.com/world/us-diplomat-cambodia-tests-positive-coronavirus-1502912397.html

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