Round-the-clock curfew in Kuwait as Covid-19 infections spread among workers at supermarkets

Al-Khaldiya supermarket: 40% of its staff have tested positive for Covid-19
New cases recorded in Kuwait, day by day since April 1
Sixty infections have been reported at the Adailiya supermarket chain

Middle East updates

New cases

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

Death toll

Daily totals of coronavirus-related deaths in the Middle East (excluding Iran) over the past two months

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

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