Turkey's coronavirus cases exceed 150,000 -health ministryReuters | Ankara | Updated: 18-05-2020 23:26 IST | Created: 18-05-2020 22:46 IST
Turkey, with the ninth highest number of cases globally, has started taking steps to ease measures against the spread of the coronavirus. The number of daily cases has declined from a peak in April.
A total of 4,171 people have died from the respiratory disease, data showed, while 111,577 have recovered. Turkey has conducted more than 1.6 million tests since the outbreak began.