TDN World Desk: Already coronavirus has bee transmitted to 166 countries across the globe. Israel has recorded 304 confirfed cases. To tighten its precautionary measures the country has announced to shut down five embassies in its teritory on Wednesday.

The embassies in the closure list include- Germany, Spain, Greece, the Netherlands and Southern Cyprus.

The Israeli authort noted in its statement the closure of Israel’s Madrid embassy after the ambassador tested positive and all its staff were quarantined.

According to latest update of WHO report a total of 207,855 confirmed cases were found in 166 coutries while 8,648 people have died due to the pandemic virus.