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Morocco reports 2,785 new COVID-19 cases

15 Sep 2021, 02:55 GMT+10

RABAT, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) -- Morocco reported on Tuesday 2,785 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections in the country to 908,349.

The death toll rose by 65 to 13,683, while 1,684 people were in intensive care units, the Moroccan Ministry of Health said in a statement.

The total number of recoveries from the COVID-19 in Morocco increased by 3,958 to 866,064, the statement said.

Meanwhile, a total of 20,362,745 people have received so far the first vaccine shots against COVID-19 in the country, and 16,875,343 people have received two doses.

The North African country launched a nationwide vaccination campaign on Jan. 28 after the arrival of the first shipment of China's Sinopharm vaccines.

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