The death in Spain exceeded 17,000 because of Covid-19

A subway passenger wears a mask in Madrid, Spain on April 13. Photo: Reuters.
A subway passenger wears a mask in Madrid, Spain on April 13. Photo: Reuters.

The number of new Spanish deaths for Covid-19 from April 12 to April 13 decreased to 517, bringing the total to 17,489, according to the country’s Ministry of Health.

This is the smallest increase rate by day since the beginning of the statistics.

The number of infections increased from 169,496 to 166,019 from April 12 to April 13.

In Iran, the number of deaths from corona virus increased to 4,585, with an additional 111 new victims, bringing the total number of cases in the country hardest hit in the Middle East to 73,303, according to the Ministry of Health of Water. this. “Fortunately, 45,983 cases have recovered …

There have been 1,617 new infections in the past 24 hours, ”Alireza Vahabzadeh, an adviser to Iran’s Health Minister, wrote on Twitter. In the remaining cases, 3,877 cases are in critical condition.

Iran has started to gradually reopen its economy, which has been badly hit by US sanctions. On April 11, Iran allowed small businesses to reopen on the outskirts of Tehran, and this will apply to the capital Tehran on April 18, according to AFP.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani also announced in a cabinet meeting that a ban on travel between cities, issued last month, would be lifted on April 20. But he also urged people to restrict travel, and “it is still difficult to talk about the future” in the fight against viruses

Indonesia on April 13 announced 316 new infections, bringing the total to 4,557, according to the country’s Ministry of Health data. There were 26 new deaths, the total increased to 399.

In Jakarta, hundreds of passengers lined up at several docks, despite a government blockade last week. The Ministry of Transport is considering returning motorbikes, after the vehicle was banned under a blockade, according to AFP.