Kuwait repatriates thousands of migrants amid coronavirus fears

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Undocumented migrant workers seeking to return home gather outside the Nepal embassy in Kuwait. Photo: Hari Neupane via MyRepublica

Middle East updates

New cases

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

Death toll

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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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