Iraq: Ibn al-Khatib hospital fire death toll rises to 82

The death toll from the Ibn al-Khatib hospital fire in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, on Sunday, has risen to 82 deaths and 110 injuries, initial report indicated.

In a statement, the Iraqi Ministry of Interior ruled out a criminal suspicion on the flames that devoured the second floor of the pulmonary resuscitation corridors of the COVID-19 patients.

Source: Jordan News Agency