Hospitals shut their doors as plague upon plague hits Yemen

Aden’s main hospital surrounded by rubbish and floodwater. Photo via Twitter.
Taizz residents objecting to the presence of a Covid-19 case in their local hospital. Photo via Al-Masdar Online

Middle East updates

New cases

New cases reported in the Middle East (excluding Iran) day by day over the last four weeks

Death toll

Cumulative total of coronavirus-related deaths in the Middle East (excluding Iran), day by day over the last four weeks

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

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