571 new COVID-19 cases reported in UAE, 36,359 in total

DUBAI, June 3 (Xinhua) -- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday announced 571 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 36,359.

UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) said in a statement the new cases include many nationalities. All are in a stable condition and receiving medical treatment.

According to the ministry, 427 more patients have made full recovery from the virus, taking the tally of the UAE's recoveries to 19,153.

The ministry also confirmed one more death, pushing the country's death toll to 270.

The UAE was the first among the Gulf countries to report COVID-19 cases.

In late April, the Chinese consulate general in Dubai organized an online conference for Chinese doctors and medical experts to share experiences in preventing and treating the coronavirus with UAE counterparts. 


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