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Syria - COVID-19 Response Update No.16

16,656  Total confirmed cases

11,141 Recoveries

1,110 Deaths

Source: Syrian Ministry of Health (MoH)

*MoH data does not include areas outside of GoS control

This monthly report is produced by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in collaboration with humanitarian partners. The next report will be issued in April.

HIGHLIGHTS

  •  • As of 16 March, the Government of Syria Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced 16,656 COVID-19 cases in the GoS, including 11,141 recoveries and 1,110 deaths.
    • In northeast Syria (NES), 8,743 cases of COVID-19 have been reported as of 16 March.
    • In northwest Syria (NWS), 21,072 cases of COVID-19 have been reported as of 16 March.
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Cluster(s)/Sector(s): 
Original Publication Date: 
18 Mar 2021
Document type: 
Situation Report
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Syria: Crisis 2011-2021