The coronavirus, which has infected over 90,000 people worldwide and killed more than 3,000, will likely be declared a pandemic soon by the World Health Organization (WHO), according to Dr. Kaveh Khoshnood, professor of epidemiology at Yale University’s School of Public Health.
A nurse cares for patients in a ward dedicated for people infected with the coronavirus, at Forqani Hospital in Qom, Iran on Feb. 26, 2020. (AP)
Death toll rises in Iran
A a man disinfects the shrine of Saint Masoumeh against coronavirus in the city of Qom, Iran. (AP)