369 new COVID-19 cases reported in UAE, 59,546 in total

Source: Xinhua| 2020-07-28 23:42:33|Editor: huaxia

DUBAI, July 28 (Xinhua) -- The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday announced 369 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 59,546.

UAE's Ministry of Health and Prevention said in a statement the new cases are in a stable condition and receiving medical treatment.

And 395 more patients have recovered from the virus, taking the tally of recoveries in the UAE to 52,905, according to the ministry.

It also confirmed two more deaths, pushing the country's death toll to 347.

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

It has been showing solidarity with China in fight against the novel coronavirus. On Feb. 2 and March 12, the iconic landmarks in the UAE, including Burj Khalifa in Dubai, were lit up twice in the colors of China's national flag to show its solidarity with China.

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