Iran tightens restrictions on the unvaccinated

Iran on Monday tightened travel restrictions for non-vaccinated people by banning them from purchasing airplane, train and bus tickets as part of a larger plan to get 100% of the population immunized against Covid-19.

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Iran authorizes COVID-19 booster shot for all adults

Iran’s coronavirus task force has expanded eligibility for booster shots of COVID-19 vaccines to all adults as the country seeks to prevent a fresh surge in the number of infections.

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Iran’s COVID-19 vaccine imports cross 148 million doses

A total of 148.78 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines were imported to Iran in 84 shipments from Feb. 3 to Nov. 17, according to the technical deputy of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.

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Iran COVID vaccine injections cross 100 million milestone

In a major milestone, Iran’s tally of coronavirus shots administered crossed the 100 million mark nearly ten months after the launch of the national immunization campaign.

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Iran reopens senior high schools after 20-month shutdown

Iranian teenagers headed back to classrooms on Saturday morning after 20 months as high Covid-19 vaccination rates paved the way for a return to normalcy.

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Iran passes 90 million mark for COVID-19 shots

Over 90 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered across Iran since the start of the vaccination campaign, the Health Ministry announced on Wednesday.

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Iran resumes domestic, foreign voyages as COVID curbs ease

As the national vaccination against COVID-19 has paced up, both domestic and foreign voyages have resumed and are expected to increase in the future, a senior maritime transportation official said on Tuesday.

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IRCS meets commitments on imports of vaccine

The Iranian Red Crescent Society fulfilled its commitment to bring in 112 million doses of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine by the end of October as part of national efforts to curb the Covid-19 outbreak.

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Iran vaccine imports exceed 132 million doses

A total of 6 million doses of Chinese-made Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccines arrived at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport on Oct. 26.

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Iran’s imports of COVID-19 vaccine exceed 92 million doses

A total of 92.85 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been imported to Iran in 65 shipments, according to Mehrdad Jamal Arvanaghi, the technical deputy of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.

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