More than 97,000 people worldwide have died from the virus, which first appeared in December of last year in China, while the number of HIV infections has exceeded 1.5 million, amid international warnings of the consequences of the pandemic on international peace and security.
Belgium has witnessed a significant increase in the number of deaths from the virus, as it recorded five hundred new deaths, bringing the total deaths to 3019, while 1648 new infections were recorded, bringing the number of cases to 26,667.
On the other hand, the Spanish authorities announced that today they counted 605 deaths from the Corona pandemic in 24 hours, the lowest toll recorded in the country since March 24, taking the number of deaths from the virus to 15,843.
In Russia, the Russian Anti-Corona Operations Center announced the death toll had risen to 94 after 18 new deaths were recorded.
In Britain, there were 881 additional deaths in 24 hours, as the country witnessed a whiff of hope as Prime Minister Boris Johnson left the intensive care unit.
As for the United States - which ranks second in the world in terms of number of deaths - it recorded yesterday evening Thursday, 1783 people died from the Corona virus within 24 hours, in a result that is slightly less than the previous day, which amounted to 1973, according to data published by Johns University Hopkins.
In New York, the state governor, Andrew Como, said that the state recorded 799 deaths yesterday, Wednesday, from the Coruna virus, which constitutes the largest number of daily deaths.
In remarks during his daily meeting with the media, Como said that Corona virus had more harm than the September 11 attacks.
China announced at dawn today 42 new infections with the Corona virus, bringing the number of infections in the country to 81,907, and announced a new death in the virus, bringing the number of deaths to 3336, according to official figures.
In Iran, the Ministry of Health said that it had recorded 122 new deaths from the virus, taking the number of deaths to 4,232, and 1972 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the number of infections to 68,192.
Today, Indonesia recorded 219 new infections and 26 new deaths, bringing the total number of injuries to 3,512, and 306 deaths.
The Indonesian capital, Jakarta, imposed the greatest measures of social separation with increasing cases, while specialists warned of a future health disaster.
In France, Agence France-Presse quoted officials as saying that there were 50 Corona virus infections on board the French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle.
In this context, Malaysia today extended the movement and travel restrictions aimed at containing the outbreak of the virus for another two weeks until April 28.
Malaysia has the largest number of HIV infections in Southeast Asia, with more than 4,200 infections announced, including 118 new cases on Friday.
Today, the Palestinian government announced the second death of a Tulkarem victim, and 3 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the number of cases to 266.
In Kuwait, the Ministry of Health reported 83 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total to 993.
As for Qatar, the Ministry of Health announced 136 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the number of infections to 2512, while 21 recoveries were recorded.
In Morocco, 57 new cases of coronavirus were recorded, taking the total number of infections to 1431 and deaths to 105.
Lebanon recorded 27 new cases of the Coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases to 609.
In Jordan, a comprehensive 48-hour ban began until Sunday morning, as part of anti-corona virus measures.
In Yemen, the authorities announced the monitoring of the first confirmed case of the Corona virus in Hadramout governorate.
The police in the Sultanate of Oman announced the start of the implementation of complete health isolation in the state of Muscat from today until another notice, while the Ministry of Health announced the registration of 27 new injuries and the number of injuries increased to 484.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres had warned that the Corona pandemic posed a major threat to international peace and security, and that it could lead to increased social unrest and violence that would undermine the ability to combat the disease.
Guterres added during a closed briefing he gave to the members of the Security Council on Thursday that the pandemic threatens to further erode confidence in public institutions.
In the United States, President Donald Trump said that his country had tried 19 treatments for the Corona virus, and that 26 clinical trial plans for other treatments were being implemented.
He added that Pfizer Drug Company revealed the development of a treatment that prevents the genetic mutation that enables the Corona virus to be reproduced.