KUWAIT, April 22: The US Embassy on Wednesday noted that “contrary to previous press reports, no U.S. military individuals have tested positive for COVID 19 in Kuwait.”
In a press release obtained by Kuwait News Agency (KUNA), the Embassy added “Several contractors who worked at Camp Arifjan have tested positive and are now under the care and supervision of the Ministry of Health.
“The U.S. government has increased its precautionary measures and is coordinating with the Kuwaiti authorities, including the Ministry of Health, to ensure everyone’s safety and well-being,” the statement read.
“We thank the Kuwaiti government for their strong partnership, and we will continue to work together to combat the spread of COVID 19”.(KUNA)