Coronavirus: Two new deaths among Iraqis abroad

5/4/2020 19:40:00
     Coronavirus: Two new deaths among Iraqis abroad

The Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced, on Sunday, the registration of 2 deaths and 12 new cases of infection with the coronavirus among the Iraqi community abroad.


Foreign Ministry spokesman, Dr. Ahmed Al-Sahaf, said in a statement that one of the death cases was in Belgium, the second one was in Britain.


He also pointed out that 12 new cases have been recorded among the Iraqi community abroad, 10 in Denmark, 1 case in Finland, and 1 in Saudi Arabia.


He added that the total number of Iraqis infected with the coronavirus abroad has reached 172, distributed as follows: 


United States: 40


Norway: 37


Sweden: 22


Belgium: 11


Jordan: 11


Canada: 9


Italy: 7


Britain: 5


Austria: 5


Lebanon: 2


Netherlands: 5


Saudi Arabia: 3


UAE: 1


Denmark: 3


Finland: 1


Noting that the deaths among Iraqis abroad has reached 9 cases, distributed as follows:


Sweden: 2


Britain: 4


Netherlands: 1


Germany: 1


Belgium: 1



(Translated and Edited by H.H.)







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