Kuwait repatriates thousands of migrants amid coronavirus fears

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

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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