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Tuesday, January 18, 2022

COVID-19: 1,706 new confirmed cases in Ireland

The Department of Health has confirmed a further 1,706 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

No information surrounding daily deaths associated with the virus has been released due to the cyber attack on the HSE.

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The Department further confirmed that there are currently 347 patients in Irish hospitals with Covid-19, with 60 in ICU.

Yesterday, there were 324 patients receiving hospital treatment while 61 were being treated in ICU.

In Northern Ireland, there has been a further 1,225 cases of Covid-19 reported.

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Nine further people diagnosed with the virus have also died.

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