Old habits imperil Iraq as doctors warn of second virus wave

Police talk to a civilian at the start of the new curfew to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021 in Baghdad, Iraq. The curfew runs all day Friday to Sunday, and from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. the rest of the week. Mosques and schools are closed, large gatherings prohibited, and the wearing of masks and other protective gear will be enforced, according to a statement from the government.