Iraq Reports 893 New COVID-19 Cases, 613,763 In Total

The Iraqi Health Ministry pronounced on Sunday 893 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the entire national quantity to 613,763.The ministry additionally pronounced 5 new deaths, elevating the loss of life toll from the infectious virus to 12,993, and 1,704 greater recovered cases, bringing the entire recoveries to 581,542.

A overall of 5,378,one hundred thirty assessments had been performed throughout the usa because the outbreak of the sickness in February 2020, with 35,343 finished in the course of the day, in keeping with the announcement.

Meanwhile, Ministry of Health spokesman Sayf al-Badr advised reputable Iraqi News Agency (INA) that the import of the vaccine and its distribution might be via the fitness authorities.”

The coronavirus vaccines which have been authorized to this point are three, and different vaccines can be authorized via way of means of the Iraqi National Board for Selection of Drugs (NBSD),” INA quoted al-Badr as saying.

On Jan. 19, the ministry stated in a announcement that the NBSD had authorized the emergency use of China’s Sinopharm and Britain’s AstraZeneca vaccines to comprise the unfold of the COVID-19 pandemic withinside the usa.Iraq has taken a chain of measures to comprise the pandemic because the first coronavirus case seemed withinside the usa.



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