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Iran reports its highest one-day COVID-19 death toll

Iranian health authorities on Sunday announced 163 new deaths due to the COVID-19 disease, the country's highest official one-day toll since the outbreak began in February. The previous record of 162 deaths was announced on …

Iran records 34 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours

Iran confirmed 34 more fatalities from coronavirus over the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide death toll to 7,451. A further 2,023 people have tested positive for COVID-19, raising the overall count to 137,724, Health Ministry …

Iran coronavirus death toll rises by hundred people

The death toll from coronavirus infections in Iran rose on Saturday (Mar 14) to 611, as it claimed 97 more lives, CNN reports. Health ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said that "1,365 fresh cases have been added to the number …