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Iran records over 13,200 new virus cases over past day

The country’s health ministry said that all 31 provinces declared red zones with high infection risk. Iran confirmed 476 more coronavirus-related fatalities on Thursday, raising the nationwide death toll to 43,417, according to the country’s Health Ministry. 5,729 ARE IN CRITICAL CONDITION Some 13,223

Iran registers 482 more deaths from coronavirus

Iranian Health Ministry stated that the all 31 provinces declared red zones with a high risk of coronavirus transmission. Iran confirmed 482 new coronavirus-related fatalities on Tuesday, taking the nationwide death toll to 42,461, according to the country’s Health Ministry. 5,691 ARE IN CRITICAL

Rouhani: We will use every opportunity to lift US sanctions

The Iranian president said the Trump administration was unfamiliar with foreign policy matters” while asserting that Iran has “very good relations with countries like Turkey, Iraq, Russia, and China. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday that his government will use “every opportunity” to have the US

Iran records 337 new fatalities

According to the Health Ministry, 30 out 31 provinces are in red zone with high risk of coronavirus transmission. Iran recorded its worst day of daily death toll from the novel coronavirus with 337, the health ministry said on Monday. Daily death toll count

Iran slams US plane interception over plane harassment

The Beirut-bound flight of Iran’s privately-owned commercial airline Mahan Air was intercepted by two US F-15 planes in Syrian airspace late on Thursday. Iran has registered its protest with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) over the interception of an Iranian passenger plane by

Erdoğan, Putin, Rouhani discuss Syrian issue

According to the official statement, the leaders stressed that UN principles should be universally respected and that no actions, no matter by whom they were undertaken should undermine them. The leaders of Turkey, Russia, and Iran on Wednesday expressed their commitment to “the sovereignty, independence,

Iran to execute man who spies on Soleimani

Iran announced on Tuesday that it had convicted an Iranian citizen accused of helping the US to assassinate its revered Gen. Qassem Soleimani. An Iranian who spied for US and Israeli intelligence on slain Revolutionary Guards commander Qassem Soleimani has been sentenced to death,

Iranian army denies vessel hit by navy friendly fire

At least 19 people were killed and 15 others injured in the incident, according to the public relations department of the Iranian Naval Forces Command. The Iranian army on Wednesday denied a logistic vessel was hit by friendly navy fire during military drills in