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In Greece, third person died due to coronavirus

US, WASHINGTON (NEWS OBSERVATORY) — Three people have already become victims of the coronavirus in Greece – a 67-year-old man died in a hospital in Zakynthos Island, Athens News Agency reported.

Zakynthos was among the three prefectures in Greece, where emergency measures against the spread of coronavirus were introduced after March 4 after dozens of local residents became infected while traveling to holy places in Israel.

The man was hospitalized two days ago, on Friday his health deteriorated sharply. It is assumed that he could become infected from a relative in the city of Rio, near the city of Patras in the Peloponnese, where there were several patients.

Earlier, the agency reported that on Saturday morning, a second death from a coronavirus was registered – a 90-year-old man who was hospitalized in Ptolemaida in Western Macedonia died.

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