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Coronavirus cases rise to 966, death toll up to 28

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Greece’s Health Ministry representative Sotiris Tsiodras announced 74 new coronavirus cases on Friday, bringing the new total number to 966.

The death toll has risen to 28 (23 men and 5 women) after another two patients died, he said. The average age of those who have died was 73.

Sixty-six people are in intensive care, all but one intubated, Tsiodras said, adding that 52 patients have recovered.

A total of 13,477 tests have been administered, he said.