At least four service members of the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the alliance confirmed on Tuesday.
According to the details, In a brief statement, the mission said these are the first positive tests among the soldiers stationed in the war-ravaged country.
The sources of Anadolu Agency said, 38 personnel exhibiting flu-like symptoms are in isolation and receiving medical care.
The COVID-19 outbreak in the United States has the potential to exceed that in Europe, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday as the number of reported US cases surges.
The sources said, WHO spokeswoman Margaret Harris told reporters during a virtual press conference that 85 percent of the new cases reported to the global body overnight had come from Europe and the United States, now the two “main drivers of the outbreak.”