World roundup: March 5 2021

Stories from Yemen, Afghanistan, Mali, and more

INTERNATIONAL

Worldometer’s coronavirus figures for March 5:

  • 116,660,186 confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide (21,794,856 active, +447,051 since yesterday)

  • 2,591,302 reported fatalities (+9655 since yesterday)

MIDDLE EAST

SYRIA

  • 15,870 confirmed coronavirus cases (+55)

  • 1054 reported fatalities (+4)

Turkish media is reporting at least one person killed and 11 wo…

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