Iraq registers Dramatic Jump in COVID-19 Cases
Iraq registered more than 400 positive COVID-19 tests today, its highest ever total in a single day.
The Iraqi Health Ministry reported 416 infections today. The number included a whopping 265 in the capital, Baghdad. There were other cases in the south, the Kurdistan Region and throughout the country, according to the ministry.
The figure was the highest ever in a single day in Iraq, according to the Iraqi Kurdish news outlet Rudaw.