Phnom Penh (FN), Jul. 17 – Cambodia reported five new cases of Covid-19 on Friday, according to the Ministry of Health’s press release dated 17 July 2020 (updated as of 10:30 a.m).
Three of the newly infected patients are Cambodian citizens who returned from the United States through the BR265 flight from China’s Taiwan to Cambodia on 15 July 2020 with a total of 77 passengers.
The other two patients are American senior diplomats who returned from the United States through a KE689 flight from Korea to Cambodia on 15 July 2020 with a total of 91 passengers.
To date, Cambodia has confirmed 171 cases of Covid-19. So far, 133 have recovered.