One new COVID-19 case in Vietnam

HANOI (XINHUA) – Vietnam reported a new case of COVID-19 infection yesterday, bringing its total confirmed cases to 1,095 with 35 deaths from the disease so far, according to Vietnam Ministry of Health.

The new case is a 49-year-old Russian man who has recently entered Vietnam from Russia, said the ministry, noting that he was quarantined upon arrival. As many as eight more patients have been given all-clear, raising the total cured cases in the country to 1,018 as yesterday, said the ministry.