A nationwide disinfection campaign is being undertaken by the United Arab Emirates aimed at combating the spread of coronavirus in the country.
Authorities addressed the media on Thursday to release details of the disinfection drive, which is taking place over the weekend and started at 8 p.m. on Thursday. All residents were advised to stay at home for the three days.
Update: Photos show the start of a three-day disinfection campaign in #Dubai as part of the #UAE's measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus. Overnight curfews were imposed as a temporary measure this weekend to carry out the campaign.#COVID_19https://t.co/DsE8hRA5ZT pic.twitter.com/cGG6lndBDH— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) March 26, 2020