Morocco will stop people from entering and leaving some of its biggest cities, including Casablanca, Marrakech and Tangier starting on Monday to contain a surge in coronavirus cases.
20:00 GMT – Global virus deaths pass 650,000 as new surges prompt fresh curbsThe global death toll from the pandemic passed 650,000, nearly a third of that number in Europe, according to an AFP tally compiled from official sources at 16:00 GMT.
The West African country has registered 40,532 virus cases, including 858 deaths and 17,374 recoveries, thus far.
13:40 GMT – Indonesia coronavirus cases surpass 100,000Indonesia has announced that its confirmed coronavirus cases have surpassed 100,000, the highest amount in Southeast Asia.
The tally marked a sharp fall from 58 new cases reported on Sunday and a four-month high of 113 on Saturday.