Coronavirus live: UAE reports 852 new cases from 98,528 tests
Meanwhile, the UK has brought in strict new restrictions as cases soar
During a media briefing on Tuesday evening, the UAE government announced 852 new cases of Covid-19 from 98,528 tests.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Tuesday clamped down on the soaring number of coronavirus cases in his country by bringing in strict new restrictions to slow the outbreak.
Britain recorded 4,368 new infections on Monday, more than quadruple its lowest daily rise in cases since the pandemic began.
Globally, coronavirus cases have passed 31 million, while the death toll nears 965,000. Recoveries stand at almost 22 million.
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Updated: September 22, 2020 07:11 PM