Coronavirus’ contamination power has increased by three to nine times in Iran, Deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi said on Tuesday, August 11.
The Iranian regime has shut down a newspaper in Iran after it published remarks by an expert who said the number of coronavirus cases and deaths could be 20 times higher than official statistics.
The Iranian regime is intentionally downplaying Coronavirus deaths, according to a member of the country’s Covid-19 task force, which is the latest in a series of medical experts questioning the official numbers.
Mohammad Reza Mahboobfar, member of Iran’s National COVID-19 Task Force and an epidemiologist, in an interview with the state-run Jahan-e-Sanat newspaper on 8 August
According to reports tallied by the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK), nearly 83,000 people have passed away due to the COVID-19 outbreak in Iran. The regime’s deliberate inaction and cover-up are the main reasons for the rising COVID-19 death toll.
The Iranian regime’s cover-up and continuous relationship with China during the novel coronavirus pandemic not only spread the virus across Iran but turned the country into an epicenter of this disease across the world. Since COVID-19 first arrived in Iran from China
The number of Covid-19 deaths in Iran is almost triple the official figure, with the first death thought to be almost a month before the country reported its first case of the virus. Official Iranian government records state the number of coronavirus deaths were about 42,000 as of Sunday, while the health ministry had reported just more than…
One person is dying from COVID-19 every seven minutes in Iran, state television said on Monday, as the Health Ministry reported 215 new deaths from the disease and state media warned of a lack of proper social distancing. Health Ministry spokesman Sima Sadat Lari was quoted by the state TV…
The BBC says its Persian Service has received leaked documents from an anonymous source indicating that Iran is not being truthful with its COVID-19 data. For example, the BBC says COVID-19 deaths in the Middle Eastern country…
Amnesty International says it has obtained several leaked documents signed by officials at Iran’s Prisons Organization that reveal that the Iranian government has ignored repeated pleas by senior prison officials for additional resources to control the spread of the coronavirus in the country’s overcrowded correctional facilities.
The Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday stressed the importance of holding Muharram mourning ceremonies everywhere, even in coronavirus hotspots, but also underlined that social distancing protocols including wearing masks should be observed.