COVID-19 Fatality Rate In Yemen 'Alarmingly High,' Exceeds 27% - UN Spokesman
Sumaira FH 19 hours ago Mon 20th July 2020 | 11:50 PM

UNITED NATIONS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 20th July, 2020) The fatality rate from the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Yemen is alarmingly high as it has exceeded 27 percent, but the actual number of infected people may be even higher than what has been reported, United Nations spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said in a press briefing on Monday.

"The fatality rate is alarmingly high at over 27 percent, that's five times the global average," Dujarric said. "Actual infection numbers are likely to be much higher as testing materials are in short supply."...