Covid-19 cases surge in Iraq as health ministry blames non-compliance by the public

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New Covid-19 cases reported in Iraq. Seven-day running average, day by day during the past two months
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Iraqi officials inspect a field in Wasit which has been designated for construction of a specialised coronavirus hospital within a month

Middle East updates

New cases

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New Covid-19 cases reported in the Middle East (excluding Iran) day by day during the past two months

Death toll

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

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