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DFA: 2 overseas Filipinos succumb to COVID-19

/ 08:52 AM March 25, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — At least two Filipinos overseas recently succumbed to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) reported.

DFA figures showed that the two deaths were recorded in the Asia Pacific Region and Europe.

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One hundred sixty nine Filipinos overseas have so far been hit by COID-19, the DFA added.

Of the number, 77 are still undergoing treatment while the other 90 have already recovered.

The DFA said Filipinos tested positive for COVID-19 in 25 countries.

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