Medics tend to a COVID-19 patient at the Shohadaye Tajrish Hospital in Tehran, Oct. 14, 2020. (AP)

November 24, 2020

Iran on Tuesday reported a record high 13,721 new COVID-19 cases and a near-record 483 deaths in the past 24 hours in the Middle East’s worst-hit country.

Health ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari told state TV that the new cases took the cummulative total of cases to 880,542 and the total death toll to 45,738.

Reuters

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