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Germany coronavirus cases up to 170 Health Min.

BERLIN The total count of confirmed novel coronavirus cases in Germany has edged up to 170, the country’s health authorities said Tuesday.

The virus has already spread in 13 out of 16 states in Germany, the Health Ministry said in a statement.

Thirteen of Germany?’s 16 federal states have now reported cases of the novel coronavirus, with the western state of North Rhine Westphalia being most affected, according to the statement.

However, Germany has not reported a signle fatal case of the virus.

The novel coronavirus first emerged in the Chinese metropolis Wuhan late last year and is quickly spreading around the world.

Source: Kuwait News Agency