Corona in Northeast Syria: 101 infected, five dead

The coronavirus spreads in the autonomous region in northeast Syria. In Heseke, Qamishlo and Shehba 15 further cases of infection have been detected. In total there are 101 confirmed infections, five people have died so far.

A further 15 infections with the coronavirus have been confirmed in northeast Syria, reported the Health Committee of Northern and Eastern Syria. According to the chairman of the committee, Ciwan Mistefa, six new cases of infection have been detected in Heseke, five in Qamishlo and four in Shehba. One infected person died in Heseke and five people have recovered.

The number of cases of infection in the entire autonomous area has thus increased to 101. Five people infected with the coronavirus have died since the outbreak of the pandemic.