Mersiha Gadzo

Mersiha Gadzo

Mersiha Gadzo is a journalist and online producer for Al Jazeera English. Prior to joining Al Jazeera she worked as a freelancer in Bosnia & Herzegovina and the occupied Palestinian territories.

Coronavirus pandemic

Turkey tightens restrictions to fight coronavirus: Live updates

Turkish president announces curfew for youth, shuts borders of 31 cities to contain the coronavirus outbreak.

Turkey tightens restrictions to fight coronavirus: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Public anger grows as Bosnian mother denied test dies of COVID-19

Despite showing serious symptoms, attempts by Advija Kanlic's children to have her tested were repeatedly turned down.

Public anger grows as Bosnian mother denied test dies of COVID-19

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy reports 683 more coronavirus deaths: Live updates

The death toll in Italy rose to 7,503, with 74,386 infections, as Spain's death toll surpassed China's.

Italy reports 683 more coronavirus deaths: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy reports 602 new coronavirus deaths: Live updates

UK joins others in locking down, Italy death toll reaches 6,077 and WHO chief warns pandemic 'accelerating'.

Italy reports 602 new coronavirus deaths: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy reports 475 new coronavirus deaths in a day - Live updates

Death toll in Europe's hardest-hit nation surges again with the biggest daily jump since the contagion came to light.

Italy reports 475 new coronavirus deaths in a day - Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy's coronavirus death toll surges past 2,500 - Live updates

WHO urges governments to do more as virus infects more than 184,000 people and has killed at least 7,500 worldwide.

Italy's coronavirus death toll surges past 2,500 - Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO declares coronavirus crisis a pandemic: Live updates

World Health Organization 'deeply concerned' by the spread of the novel coronavirus, as cases outside of China surge.

WHO declares coronavirus crisis a pandemic: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Italy records highest single toll from coronavirus: Live updates

Coronavirus kills 168 more people in Italy in a day, raising death toll to 631, as Morocco, Lebanon confirm 1st deaths.

Italy records highest single toll from coronavirus: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus in the Balkans: As cases rise, preparation and panic

From restricting travel to creating hospital space for patients, region neighbouring Italy prepares for further cases.

Coronavirus in the Balkans: As cases rise, preparation and panic

Coronavirus pandemic

Death toll from coronavirus in Italy rises to 148: Live updates

The country reported the highest number of deaths outside of China, as world steps up efforts to tackle COVID-19.

Death toll from coronavirus in Italy rises to 148: Live updates

Israel

Likud's Netanyahu in lead to form Israel's next government

Embattled prime minister and his allies are ahead of rivals in Israel's third election in less than a year.

Likud's Netanyahu in lead to form Israel's next government

Coronavirus pandemic

Qatar confirms two more coronavirus cases: Live updates

More than 87,000 people infected as outbreak spreads around the world with hotspots in Europe and the Middle East.

Qatar confirms two more coronavirus cases: Live updates