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Navajo Nation reports 36 more COVID-19 cases, no new deaths – Tucson, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona 2021-09-22 00:27:29 –

Window Rock, Arizona (AP) —Navajo Nation on Tuesday reported an additional 36 cases of COVID-19, with no further deaths.

Since the pandemic began over a year ago, the latest figures have pushed the tribal total from the virus to 33,548 confirmed COVID-19 cases.

The known death toll remains 1,431. Navajo officials are urging people to be vaccinated, wear masks in public, and minimize travel.

Based on the case from September 3 to 16, the Navajo Ministry of Health issued recommendations to 36 communities for the uncontrolled spread of COVID-19.

Authorities say all employees of Navajo Nation’s government office must be fully vaccinated against the virus or undergo regular testing by the end of this month.

The vast tribal reservations cover parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah.



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