Yesterday, the Saudi Ministry of Health announced that it had registered 34 new deaths with "Corona", taking the total deaths from infection with the virus in the Kingdom to 676. In Iraq, the supreme authority, Ali al-Sistani, called on Iraqis to be cautious, and to adhere to preventive measures to limit the spread of the Corona virus.
In a press statement on its website, the Saudi Ministry of Health indicated yesterday that 3121 new cases of the virus were registered, bringing the total number of cases in the Kingdom to 98,869 cases.
She pointed to the record of 1175 cases of recovery, bringing the total number of those recovered to 71,791.
And in Iraq, the religious authority, Ali Sistani, yesterday called on the Iraqis to be cautious and careful, and to adhere to the preventive measures to limit the spread of the Corona virus in the country.
The office of the religious authority said, in a message to the Iraqis after the increasing number of people afflicted with “Corona”, “In these difficult days, as the number of people afflicted with the Corona epidemic in various regions increases in an unprecedented manner, especially in Baghdad, we turn to you again to appeal to you and invite you to More caution.
He stressed the need to pay attention to the application of the preventive measures recommended by the concerned authorities, such as avoiding contact with others, maintaining a certain distance from them, using masks, and adhering to hand washing or sterilizing detergents.
He added: "Strict adherence to these and other procedures effectively contributes to limiting the spread of this epidemic and reducing the number of infections."
The office praised the role of medical and nursing cadres in treating and caring for the injured, noting the severe suffering they and their families face, as well as risking their lives in this way.
He pointed to the escalation of the number of injuries among the medical staff in the recent period, calling on everyone to strive to alleviate them with more care to take care of preventive measures against infection with this virus, so that the number of those infected with it does not double, which carries additional burdens, and makes it more difficult to perform their duties.
In Kuwait, the Ministry of Health announced, yesterday, that 10 new deaths were registered with the emerging coronavirus, bringing the total deaths in the country as a result of "Covid-19" to 254 cases.
The Kuwaiti News Agency (KUNA) quoted a spokesman for the Ministry of Health, Dr. Abdullah Al-Sanad, as saying that 487 new cases of the virus had been registered, bringing the total number of cases to 31,131 cases.
He noted that 180 injured people are receiving medical care in intensive care. In Muscat, the Ministry of Health in the Sultanate of Oman announced, yesterday, that 930 new cases of Corona virus had been registered, bringing the total number of cases in the Sultanate to 16016 cases. In a press statement on its website, the ministry said that the injuries included 239 cases of Omanis, and 691 of non-Omanis.
She pointed out that the total number of people recovering from the virus in the country reached 3451, pointing to 72 deaths. The ministry called on everyone to fully comply with the sanitary isolation procedures, and not to leave the houses except for necessity. For its part, the Moroccan Ministry of Health announced yesterday that it had registered 61 new cases of Coronavirus, taking the total infections in the country to 8,132 cases.
The ministry said, in a press statement on its website, that no deaths were recorded today, to settle the total deaths at 208 cases. It also drew attention to the recovery of 10 injured people, bringing the total of those recovering in the country to 7278, explaining that the cases excluded after negative laboratory analyzes amounted to 276532 cases.
1175 cases of recovery were registered in Saudi Arabia, bringing the total number of those recovered to 71,791.
A new infection with the Coronavirus, registered in Morocco, raises the total to 8132.
Kuwait reports 10 deaths, and the Sultanate of Oman 930 new cases of coronavirus.