Corona virus – a situation in Israel and around the world
08:00 – Report: Kim executed at least two people to fight Corona
The North Korean government under leader Kim Jong Un has ordered the execution of at least two people, imposed a curfew on the capital Pyongyang and implemented other measures aimed at combating the spread of the corona virus. This is according to lawmakers from South Korea, who have been instructed by members of the country’s intelligence community. According to the report, a well-known money changer was executed, among other things, and Shekim accused him of the state’s exchange rate.
More than 21,000 verified corona patients have been diagnosed in Germany in the last day and 379 have died from the virus. This was reported by the authorities in the country. To date, more than a million people have been infected in Germany and nearly 16,000 have died from the outbreak.
Authorities in Mexico have reported that more than 12,000 verified corona patients have been diagnosed in the past day and 631 people have died from the virus. More than a million people have been infected and more than 104,000 have died in Mexico since the outbreak. Authorities have announced that the true number of infected is likely to be much larger.