Germany reports 870 new coronavirus cases

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test at the Hochfelln service station
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) test at the Hochfelln service station

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany reported 870 more confirmed coronavirus cases on Friday, according to a tally from the Robert Koch Institute for infectious diseases.

That brought the total number to 208,698 while 9,141 deaths have been recorded.

(Reporting by Thomas Seythal; Editing by Riham Alkousaa)