COVID-19: UAE reports 703 new coronavirus cases, 673 recoveries, 1 death

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A paramedic staff collects swab samples at a coronavirus drive-through screening center by Dubai Health Authority.
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Abu Dhabi: The UAE has confirmed the detection of 703 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours after conducting 261,318 PCR tests across the country.

This brings the total number of infections to 1,007,742 on Thursday.