Authorities in the United Arab Emirates have been putting in place a slew of measures to combat the spread of coronavirus, including shutting down historical sites and crowded places such as bars and night clubs.
Night clubs, wedding parties, events
As part of precautionary measures to safeguard the health of the community, #Dubai’s Supreme Committee for Crisis & Disaster Management calls on the public to refrain from holding parties & wedding celebrations at home with immediate effect, until the end of the month. pic.twitter.com/lIjasLFBoe— Dubai Media Office (@DXBMediaOffice) March 16, 2020
A worker pulls a cart of coronavirus aid items being prepared for shipment, at a World Health Organization, WHO, facility, part of the International Humanitarian City, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (AP)