More than 80,000 arrested in Morocco for violating coronavirus lockdown

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Arrests in Morocco for violating coronavirus regulations. Graphic issued by the General Directorate of National Security (click to enlarge)
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Covid-19 hotspot: more than 300 cases have been confirmed among prisoners and staff at this jail in Ouarzazate
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How Morocco’s infection rate has declined. Graph shows percentage increase in confirmed cases week on week, daily over the last four weeks.

Regional 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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