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The UN has named the country with the highest mortality rate from coronavirus

In the Yemeni port of Aden the highest mortality rate from coronavirus in the world, 17% of patients die, said the UN Secretary-General antónio Guterres.

"There is no more vulnerable country than Yemen. In Aden we have the highest mortality rate in the world from COVID-19 – 17% of those who got sick to die," said Guterres in a press conference.

The Secretary General called the situation in Yemen is absolutely tragic. "Soon to be conference pledging, and I hope the international community will show solidarity with the Yemeni people and fully Fund the application, to be submitted," said Guterres.

World health organization March 11 announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest world health organization, worldwide there were almost 5.5 million cases of the disease died over 349 thousand people.

Relevant data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.