The joint operations confirmed that a inclusive ban , which lasts until the twenty - second of this month , is going according to what measures planned.
The spokesman for the joint operations, Major General Tahsin Al-Khafaji, said in a statement to the Iraqi News Agency (INA), today, Thursday, that "the process of transporting food and vegetables is running in a high flow, and all facilities have been provided for the delivery of these materials to the citizen, as well as providing facilities for the work of the sentinel pharmacies and emergency cases."
He added, “Regarding exceptions, whether doctors, media professionals, and bodies related to citizens continue their work,”
Al-Khafaji called on citizens to cooperate with the security forces in implementing their duty and abiding by the instructions of the Supreme Committee to limit the spread Pandemic. "
Earlier, the Cabinet approved the recommendation of the Supreme Committee for Health and National Safety to impose a comprehensive curfew for a period of 10 days, starting from May 12 to May 22, 2021, indicating that this comes to limit the spread of the pandemic and apply preventive measures through social distancing and other preventive conditions, especially After the Ministry of Health recently recorded an increase in the number of injuries throughout Iraq.