Over 700 new COVID-19 cases, three new fatalities reported in Germany

# 09:42
24 August 2020

Germany confirmed 711 new COVID-19 cases and three new coronavirus-related deaths over the past 24-hour period, according to the Robert Koch Institute, which is responsible for disease control and prevention in Germany, APA reports citing Sputnik.

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany now stands at 233,575. The country’s total COVID-19 death toll is 9,272, according to the latest data from the Robert Koch Institute.

Over 208,200 people have recovered from COVID-19 in Germany.

The Robert Koch Institute warns that there has been an increase in COVID-19 case numbers in many federal states in Germany in the past weeks, while the average age of infected individuals has been decreasing.