Published: 2020-02-25 11:30
Last Updated: 2020-02-25 12:05
Kuwait announced today that the number of people infected with the novel coronavirus has risen to eight.
All the infected people had returned from Iran.
Earlier yesterday, Kuwait announced that five people have been infected with the deadly virus after they arrived from the Iranian city of Mashhad.
One of the people infected with the virus is a Kuwaiti citizen, another is a Saudi citizen, and the third is of an undisclosed origin.