Workers in Iran carry the body of a coronavirus victim to morgue to prepare it for burial. April 6, 2020. (Tasnim)

September 19, 2020

Iran’s coronavirus death toll has risen by 166 to 24,118, a health ministry spokeswoman told state TV on Saturday.

The total number of identified cases spiked by 2,845 in the last 24 hours to 419,043 in Iran, one of the Middle East’s worst-hit countries, spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari was quoted as saying.

Reuters

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