There are around 186 countries and territories that have been affected by the spread of the coronavirus, but there are many countries that do not have confirmed cases of the viral disease.
A total of 35 countries have not registered COVID-19 cases, this includes countries that announced suspicious cases, but were later eliminated. Some other countries, such as Syria and North Korea, are also on the list, as they officially have no cases of coronavirus, but many suspect authoritarian governments are hiding the details of the disease’s spread.
The list of countries where confirmed cases are not reported is as follows:
- D. P. R. from Korea
- Federated States of Micronesia
- Lao People’s Democratic Republic
- Republic of Yemen
- Republic of Palau
- Republic of the Marshall Islands
- Saint Kitts and Nevis
- Solomon Islands
- Sierra Leone
- Sao Tome and Principe
- Occidental Sahara
Many of the countries mentioned have taken preventive measures to stop the spread of the virus from foreign passengers, while others have been protected due to the small number of citizens traveling abroad.
March 21, 2020