Tag Archives: Kuala Lumpur

Death rates soar in Southeast Asia as virus wave spreads

[ad_1] KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Indonesia has converted nearly its entire oxygen production to medical use just to meet the demand from COVID-19 patients struggling to breathe. Overflowing hospitals in Malaysia had to resort to treating patients on the floor. And in Myanmar’s largest city, graveyard workers have been …

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AP PHOTOS: Malaysian cemeteries face coronavirus surge

[ad_1] ByThe Associated Press May 26, 2021, 9:45 AM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Nowhere is Malaysia’s worsening coronavirus surge more apparent than in the cemeteries around the capital. The rising infections and deaths have alarmed health officials. They spiked …

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