On March 15, the number of cases in Morocco jumped to 28, all new infections coming from international tourists. I started to understand why Moroccans scream “corona” at us on the streets.

small shop opens to sell soap for covid-19
A shopkeeper sells soaps and other cleaning products in Casablanca. Photo credit: Zuza Nazaruk, Morocco World News.
Zuza Nazaruk is a Rotterdam-based journalist who focuses on social inclusion and climate emergency.