The Ministry of Health confirmed on Wednesday afternoon via a press release, 18 new coronavirus cases in our country, bringing the total number of cases to 2,903.

Of these, 627 (21.6%) are considered to be related to travel from abroad and 1,645 (56.7%) are related to an already known case.

According to the Ministry of Health, there were no deaths in the last 24 hours and the total number of victims remains at 173. The average age of the deceased was 76 years and 94.8% of them had an underlying health issue and / or were aged 70 years and older.

17 people whose median age is 70 years remain intubated. 82.4% of them have an underlying health issue or are aged 70 years or older.

102 patients have been discharged from the ICUs, while a total of 166,245 clinical tests have been carried out so far.