Libya imports additional ventilators against possible COVID-19 outbreak

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Libya imports additional ventilators against possible COVID-19 outbreak

March 23, 2020 - 12:57
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Minister of Health, Ahmed bin Omar has confirmed that the ministry had imported 150 ventilator, as part of its measures to counter the threat of corona's infiltration into Libya.

Speaking earlier yesterday, Omar clarified that the ministry is in the process of establishing centers in a number of regions to house any suspected cases of coronavirus.

He indicated that medical teams in Libya are undergoing training in cooperation with international organizations prior to their deployment to the centers dedicated to Covid-19 patients.