Taiwan reports 22 new coronavirus cases, mostly navy sailors

Reuters

Posted at Apr 19 2020 02:58 PM

TAIPEI - Taiwan's government on Sunday reported 22 new coronavirus cases, 21 of whom had been on a Taiwanese navy mission to the Pacific island state of Palau last month.

The new cases bring Taiwan's total to 420, six of whom have died.

(Reporting by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Sam Holmes)