Argentina reports 13,369 new COVID-19 cases

Source: Xinhua| 2021-08-13 09:12:07|Editor: huaxia

BUENOS AIRES, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- Argentina registered 13,369 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, raising the national count to 5,066,253, the country's health ministry said.

The ministry said 182 more deaths were reported, bringing the national death toll to 108,569.

The number of patients in intensive care has reached 3,623, with a bed occupancy rate of 51.6 percent nationwide and 49.7 percent in Buenos Aires and its periphery.

So far, more than 36.03 million doses of vaccine have been administered in the country, according to the ministry. Enditem

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