coronavirus

Iran’s daily COVID death toll drops to 3

Iran recorded only three coronavirus-related deaths on Tuesday as the pandemic appears to have been tackled after around 27 months of efforts.

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Daily COVID deaths in Iran down to single-digit number

The daily death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic in Iran declined to below 10 on Wednesday for the first time after more than two years.

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Iran offers fourth COVID shot for health workers, vulnerable groups

The Iranian health ministry has mandated the use of a fourth booster coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine for the elderly and vulnerable groups as well as for frontline health workers.

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Iran red COVID cities down to zero

The Health Ministry in its latest update released on Friday said that the number of cities on red Covid-19 alert had dropped from two to zero over the past week as the spread of the virus slowed across the country.

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Iran posts zero COVID deaths in 21 provinces

Out of the 32 provinces in Iran, 21 have reported zero new deaths from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, as the country has marked one of the lowest daily fatalities in more than two years.

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Iran daily COVID deaths drop to 26-month low

Overnight mortalities related to the highly contagious coronavirus declined sharply to 13 on Sunday, the lowest toll in over two years as high vaccination coverage protected the population of 85 million Iranians from relaxed measures.

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Daily COVID cases in Iran drop to 608

The Iranian health ministry announced on Saturday that 608 new cases of coronavirus infection have been identified across the country during the past 24 hours, adding that 22 patients have passed away in the same period of time.

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Iran plans for a second booster COVID vaccination

Health Minister Bahram Einollahi announced on Monday evening that Iran will most likely begin rolling out fourth Covid-19 shots for adults in September and October.

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Iran puts 55 cities on red COVID alert

Over the past week, the number of cities on coronavirus red alert surged by 21 to 55, according to the Health Ministry, following nationwide school and university reopenings as well as widespread travel and social gatherings during the recent Norouz holidays.

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Iran lifts air travel bans for passengers from all countries

Spokesman of Civil Aviation Organization of Iran (CAO) Mir-Akbar Razavi on Wednesday announced the lifting of the air travel bans for passengers coming from all countries.

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