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4th Filipino abroad succumbs to COVID-19

By: - Reporter / @KAguilarINQ
/ 05:22 PM March 27, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – A fourth Filipino overseas has died from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Friday.

Data from DFA showed the latest Filipino victim died in the Middle East/Africa, but did not specify which country.

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The two other fatalities died in Europe while the other one died in the Asia Pacific region.

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As of Friday, DFA said there are 245 confirmed cases of COVID-19 abroad.

Of the number, 126 are from the Asia Pacific region, 50 cases are from Europe, 44 cases are from the Middle East/Africa, and 22 are from the Americas.

DFA said 133 of them are still undergoing treatment, while 108 have recovered.

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