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COVID-19: 5 new confirmed cases and 6 deaths reported in Ireland

The Department of Health has confirmed that a further six patients diagnosed with Covid-19 have died and there are five new cases of the disease in Ireland.

It means that a total of 1,726 people have died with the disease in this country and that there has been 25,396 cases.

The Department said the HSE is working to identify any contacts the patients may have had to provide them with information and advice to prevent further spread.


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