Egypt’s Health Ministry on Sunday confirmed 691 new coronavirus cases, bringing the country’s total up to 273,182. The total number of COVID-19-related deaths has now reached 15,623 nationwide, after the ministry announced 41 deaths. And 795 patients were discharged from quarantine at isolation hospitals, raising Egypt’s total number of fully-recovered cases to 201,038. Egypt is currently using China’s Sinopharm vaccine and the UK’s AstraOxford vaccine. The Ministry of Health announced that it will soon begin producing Russia’s Sputnik V and China’s Sinovac vaccines at Vacsera.
Source: Egypt Independent June 13, 2021 12:56 UTC