Libyans say war's keeping COVID-19 at bay

While the new coronavirus outbreak has been steadily gaining ground with more than 100 countries already affected, many Libyans believe that isolation of their war-torn country could alleviate the threat.

Badreddine al-Najjar is president at the Libya centre for disease control.

"For time being, there are no cases of coronavirus registered in Libya. Through our presence in the airport terminals, the national centre for disease control is still supervising the passengers. We transform and deve…

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