Iraqi Forces Sanitize Schools to Fight Coronavirus(360P).mp4
Published on Mar 4, 2020
Iraqi forces sanitized schools in the southern city of Diwaniyah, Wednesday, March 4, as Iraq continues to fight against the Coronavirus outbreak.
READ MORE: Italy is considering closing all schools and universities until mid-March amid a coronavirus outbreak as governments around the world continue to take measures to keep the virus from spreading..
Italy reported a sharp increase in coronavirus deaths on Tuesday, up to 79, the most outside of China. Iran, meanwhile, has again canceled Friday prayers in major cities.
With China seeing a slowdown of new cases of the virus, the focus on containing the outbreak has shifted to places such as Italy and Iran, which have not only seen their own cases steadily increase, but have also had their citizens and others who traveled from those areas test positive while in other countries.
India, which has linked cases to Italian tourists, said Wednesday the number of cases there jumped from five to 28.