An informed source has told IranWire that members of Lebanese Hezbollah and their families began to receive Covid-19 vaccines from Iran about a month ago. The operation, initially limited, has gradually expanded in scope.
President Hassan Rouhani has dismissed criticism by local people and officials of shortage of medical facilities amid a surge in Covid-19 cases in the south-eastern province of Sistan and Baluchestan as “big lies”.
As the world moves to end the coronavirus pandemic, there is not enough foreign vaccine to be bought in Iran, and no vaccination with Iranian vaccines, what is left is a flood of empty promises by the regime’s officials.
The people and officials in the underprivileged south-eastern Sistan and Baluchestan Province have protested to the poor performance of…
Iranian health officials have raised alarm about a new wave of coronavirus infections sweeping the capital, Tehran, with the Delta variant infecting…
The propaganda machine of the Iranian government is advertising constantly its homemade vaccine and claims that these vaccines are even more effective than their competitors in other countries.
Iran Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said Thursday that the details of vaccine imports which Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif has personally been involved in some cases will not be disclosed as it involves evasion of sanctions.
Visiting Zahedan, the provincial capital, Deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi said Thursday the Covid-19 pandemic in Sistan-Baluchestan had reached “supercritical” level. While no time frame was reported, Hossein-Ali Shariari, Chairman of the Parliament’s Health Committee, said Thursday a three- or four-fold increase had come with a new wave.
As coronavirus deaths in Iran rise above 291,000, according to the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK), the Iranian state-run media has started to admit that this horrific situation has been caused by the regime’s failed and cruel policies and warned that the people are likely to revolt.
Over 257,600 have lost their lives due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, spreading across Iran because of the clerical regime’s inhumane Covid-19 policy. According to the state-run media, the regime continues this inhumane policy by not procuring vaccines or using the vaccination to further plunder people.
Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani announced on April 8 that there would be a delay in delivery of 10 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine from India.