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Rouhani: US has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

Rouhani: US has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

Iran's president said on Wednesday that, with the advent of the coronavirus, the United States had missed a historic opportunity to lift sanctions on his country

Europe sends medical gear to Iran in first sanction-bypass deal

Europe sends medical gear to Iran in first sanction-bypass deal

European nations have delivered medical goods to Iran in the first transaction under the Instex mechanism set up to evade American sanctions on Tehran, the German foreign ministry said Tuesday.

Iran rejects Trump's virus aid offer as toll jumps to 1,685

Iran rejects Trump's virus aid offer as toll jumps to 1,685

Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei said Sunday his country would never accept any aid to fight the novel coronavirus from arch-enemy and "charlatans" the United States, as Tehran announced 129 new deaths.

Qatar sends 2nd shipment of medical aid to Iran

Qatar sends 2nd shipment of medical aid to Iran

Qatar, represented by Qatar Fund for Development and Qatar Airways, sent the second shipment of urgent medical aid to Iran to fight the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic.

103-year-old Iran woman survives coronavirus

103-year-old Iran woman survives coronavirus

A 103-year-old woman in Iran has recovered after being infected with the new coronavirus, state media reported, despite overwhelming evidence the elderly are most at risk from the disease.

Iran's death toll from coronavirus increases to 853

Iran's death toll from coronavirus increases to 853

Iran's death toll from the new coronavirus has reached 853 with 129 new deaths in the past 24 hours, a health ministry official tweeted on Monday, adding that 14,991 people have been infected across Iran.

First batch of medical aid sent to Iran

First batch of medical aid sent to Iran

Upon the directives of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has sent the first batch of urgent medical assistance to Iran ...

Qatar sends medical aid to Iran

Qatar sends medical aid to Iran

Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) has sent the first batch of urgent medical assistance to the Islamic Republic of Iran to combat the coronavirus pandemic

Iran reports 97 new virus deaths, taking total to 611

Iran reports 97 new virus deaths, taking total to 611

Iran said on Saturday that the novel coronavirus has claimed 97 more lives, raising the country's total to 611, as the number of confirmed cases jumped again.

First batch of Iran returnees discharged from quarantine

First batch of Iran returnees discharged from quarantine

The first batch of people repatriated from Iran following the outbreak coronavirus two weeks ago and put under quarantine in Qatar have been discharged, the Ministry of Public Health announced on Thursday.

Iran announces 43 new coronavirus deaths, raising toll to 237

Iran announces 43 new coronavirus deaths, raising toll to 237

Iran on Monday announced 43 new deaths from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the overall toll to 237 dead, one of the world's highest.

Coronavirus deaths rise to 145 in Iran, infections near 6,000

Coronavirus deaths rise to 145 in Iran, infections near 6,000

Iran's death toll from coronavirus reached 145 on Saturday after another 21 people were confirmed to have died during the last day, among them a conservative lawmaker from Tehran, officials and local news agencies said.