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Japan confirms its first COVID-19 death: Health minister

JUST IN: Japan reports first death of patient infected with #COVID19, a woman in her 80s

13.2.2020

JUST IN: Japan reports first death of patient infected with COVID19, a woman in her 80s

TOKYO: Japan on Thursday (Feb 13) confirmed its first COVID-19 death, Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said. The victim was a woman in her 80s ...

Share this content Bookmark TOKYO: Japan on Thursday (Feb 13) confirmed its first COVID-19 death, Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said. The victim was a woman in her 80s living in Kanagawa prefecture, which borders on Tokyo, Kato told a news conference. Advertisement Advertisement "The relationship between the new coronavirus and the death of the person is still unclear," Kato said at a late-night briefing, without adding further details. "This is the first death of a person who tested positive." This story is developing. Please refresh for updates. Read more: CNA

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