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    The COVID-19 virus that originated in China back in December has since spread across the globe, infecting over 300,000 people and killing around 13,600. Numerous countries have introduced severe quarantine measures and closed their borders, also urging their citizens to stay home to stop the outbreak.

    People leave the streets of the Lebanese capital as the government urges citizens to quarantine themselves in order to curb the coronavirus outbreak in the country. According to recent data, there are at least 248 coronavirus cases in Lebanon with the death toll currently at four people.

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