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

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

Middle East updates

New cases

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

Death toll

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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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