Coronavirus in the Middle East: spread of infections is slowing down

Percentage rise in confirmed cases in Iran. Daily figures over the past month, based on each day’s increase over the previous seven days.
Percentage rise in confirmed cases in the Middle East (excluding Iran). Daily figures over the past month, based on each day’s increase over the previous seven days.

New cases

New cases reported in the Middle East (excluding Iran) day by day over the past month

Death toll

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Former Middle East editor of the Guardian. Website: www.al-bab.com. Author of 'Arabs Without God'.

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Former Middle East editor of the Guardian. Website: www.al-bab.com. Author of 'Arabs Without God'.

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