The 65-year-old woman had pre-existing medical conditions, the ministry said on Twitter.
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Most of those infected have been people returning from Iran, where more than 700 people had died in the outbreak by Sunday.
Facing a mounting public health threat, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and Oman have taken drastic measures to combat the pandemic.
The Gulf countries have shut down cinemas and other entertainment centres — some even closing gyms and spas.
Kuwait has taken the strictest measures in the GCC by largely locking down the country over the weekend.
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