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Kurdistan Region logs 730 new cases of coronavirus

2020-09-21
A man wearing a face mask is working on a car in Sulaimani (file)
Photo: Sartep Othman/ Esta Media Network
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SULAIMANI (ESTA) — The Kurdistan Region announced 730 new cases of coronavirus and 17 deaths on Monday (September 21), the ministry of health said.

In a statement, the Region’s health ministry said it had logged 226 cases in Erbil, 92 in Sulaimani, 27 in Garmian, 346 in Duhok and 39 in Halabja.

The ministry added that it had recorded four new deaths in Erbil, seven in Sulaimani and six others in Duhok in the past 24 hours.

As many as 457 more patients had recovered from COVID-19 in the previous 24 hours, the health ministry stated.

The Region’s total number of coronavirus infections reached 41,732, of which 1,536 died and 26,921 recovered, according to the ministry’s figures.