Today, the map of the spread of the Corona virus has expanded to include new regions of the world amid an acceleration in developments related to this virus and the assertion of the World Health Organization that it cannot be stopped immediately, but it can only work to prevent its spread.
The virus recorded its first infections today in New Zealand, Nigeria, Lithuania, Belarus, South Africa and Azerbaijan.
The World Health Organization also announced that the Corona virus is spreading in forty-nine countries in the world; the number of infections exceeded 80 thousand and 726, including about four thousand and 315 infections outside China.
While the total number of deaths due to the virus exceeded 2,859 cases.
South Korea has also detected the largest number of daily infections in the world, exceeding the total number of infected has two thousand three hundred (2337) cases.
In Iran, the authorities announced today, Friday, the death of eight people as a result of the new Corona virus, which raises the number of deaths to 34 and infected 388, including four parliamentarians, in the Islamic Republic, which is one of the countries most affected by the spread of the virus.
Among the Iranian officials to whom the infection was transmitted is Vice-President Masoumeh Ebtekar, who is one of seven Vice-Presidents Hassan Rouhani, in addition to the Deputy Health Minister, Erige Haririji.
In Kuwait, two new infections were recorded, bringing the total number of injuries to forty-five.
In Bahrain, the number of injured rose to thirty-six.
In Europe, six states in western Germany recorded new infections, bringing the total number of injured to sixty nationwide.
Britain also announced two injuries in England, bringing the number of injured to 19 cases.
The Netherlands and Israel recorded a second infection with the virus.
Head in quarantine
And with the rapid spread of the Corona virus to more countries in the widening of the world map, many countries continued to take precautionary measures, including what happened in Mongolia; To China.
Mongolia's official Monsam agency reported that the President and Minister of Foreign Affairs Zugtpatar Damdin and other senior state officials returned from Beijing on Thursday, after they held a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Li Keqiang.
Patulga is the first head of state to visit China since the introduction of extraordinary measures to contain the spread of the virus, and he is the first head of state in the world to be quarantined as a precaution.
Two hotels in stone
The Emirates News Agency said today, Friday, that the authorities in Abu Dhabi imposed precautionary quarantine on guests in two hotels who dealt with two professional cyclists from Italy infected with Corona virus.
The last two stages of the Emirates Bicycle Tour, which includes some of the most prominent contestants in the world, were canceled after confirming the injury of the Italian participants.
The agency said, quoting the Abu Dhabi Health Department, that other contacts of Italians on Yas Island were isolated in their homes.
In the same context, the Russian government announced a temporary ban on the entry of Iranians to its territory, and Lebanon announced the suspension of air and sea flights from countries experiencing an outbreak of the Coruna virus, most notably Iran and South Korea.
For its part, Switzerland decided to ban public gatherings that exceed one thousand people until the middle of next month.
In Japan, the government announced the suspension of the study for about a month, and called for the abolition of public gatherings, or the reduction of their scope; and required residents to work from their homes and not move during peak hours.
The Iranian Minister of Health also announced the closure of all schools in the country until next Tuesday due to concerns about the spread of the virus.