1st COVID death of Pinoy in Libya bared

1st Pinoy dies of COVID in Libya

THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday reported the first Filipino to die of COVID-19 in Libya.

DFA Undersecretary Brigido Dulay said the Department of Foreign Affairs extends its deepest sympathies to the bereaved family.

Despite travel restrictions and the conflict in the area, Dulay said they will work to immediately repatriate the remains of the Filipino.

Dulay Twitted "Our @PhinLibya has reported  the first Filipino fatality due to COVID-19. We are working to repatriate the remains the soonest amidst the ongoing conflict and border and travel restrictions in Libya."