June 6, 2020

Iran warns of lengthy 'new way of life' as virus deaths rise

Iran warns of lengthy 'new way of life'  as virus deaths rise

President Hassan Rouhani warned Sunday that “the new way of life” in Iran was likely to be prolonged, as its declared death toll from the novel coronavirus rose to 2,640. The Islamic republic is one of the countries worst-hit by the virus, which first originated in China. Iran announced its first infection cases on February 19, but a senior health official has acknowledged that the virus was likely to have already reached Iran in January.

Via:: Iran warns of lengthy 'new way of life' as virus deaths rise