COVID-19: Lebanon reports 5,087 new cases, 19 fatalities
epa08924597 Nurses treat a Covid-19 patient in the Covid-19 intensive care unit at Rafic Hariri University Hospital in Beirut, Lebanese, 07 January 2021. Lebanon started a 25-day long nationwide lockdown to battle a surge in coronavirus infections during the holiday season that has challenged the country's already battered health care sector. EPA/NABIL MOUNZER
The Lebanese Ministry of Health registered 5,087 new COVID-19 cases, and 19 fatalities on Tuesday.