Nine years of conflict have decimated the country's healthcare system and forced hundreds of thousands in overcrowded camps making them particularly vulnerable to the novel coronavirus.
Another 138 people onboard have reported to the medical centre with "influenza-like illness symptoms," Holland America Line said on Friday.
The EU's law enforcement agency finds that while physical crime has dropped, cyber-criminals are using the COVID-19 pandemic to their advantage.
It comes amid warnings hospitals in Paris are just two days from reaching a breaking point.
As the number of medical staff falling ill rises, we ask why many people are still refusing to self isolate to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Video from the Severo Ochoa Hospital in Madrid shows the dire situation facing COVID-19 patients and the health workers trying to treat them.
COVID-19 is affecting the way millions of people lead their lives. Our pictures of the week chart how the world is coping.
The legislation, which was passed unanimously by the Senate on Wednesday, provides relief for workers and businesses that have been devastated by the outbreak.
We must recognise the importance of visibility of successful women and how they are represented in both the media and the broader cultural conversation. We all have a duty to contribute towards driving that change.
Saudi Arabia’s bold, swift response to COVID-19 is a lesson to western countries, and means that there are - so far - minimal cases and only one death in the country.
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In some countries of the Middle East and North Africa, a type of stress relief called destruction, or rage therapy, is rising in popularity.
French police have received a surge of calls since the coronavirus lockdown. And some of them are very odd indeed.
Spacecraft flying around Mars and on their way to the Sun are being placed on standby as the effects of the coronavirus pandemic spread into the solar system
Teenager Julie A. became France's youngest patient to die after contracting COVID-19.
Two of the leading figures behind the UK's fight against coronavirus have been infected with it.
French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that four aid workers — three French nationals and an Iraqi — who went missing on January 20 have been freed. No word on where or who held them.