ERBIL - Kurdistan Region's Ministry of Health reported on Saturday 1,010 new infections of COVID-19 that had been registered over the past 24 hours.
The ministry explained in a statement that it had conducted 6,796 tests of COVID-19 across the Kurdistan Region, noting that 902 patients also recovered from the virus during the same day.
With 15 new fatalities related to COVID-19, the death toll spikes 4,675.
The Kurdistan Region has so far recorded a total of 211,828 coronavirus infections since March 2020, from which 191,294 people have recovered.
The ministry pointed out that there are currently 15,859 active cases.