Mourners carry the coffin of a coronavirus patient who was killed in a hospital fire, during his funeral at the Imam Ali shrine in Najaf, Iraq, Sunday, April 25, 2021. Iraq Interior Ministry said Sunday that over 80 people died and over 100 were injured in a catastrophic fire that broke out in the intensive care unit of a Baghdad hospital tending to severe coronavirus patients. (AP Photo/Anmar Khalil)
The coffin of a coronavirus patient killed in Saturday's hospital fire in Iraq's capital Baghdad is carried by mourners at the Imam Ali shrine in Najaf, on Sunday. AP

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