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Economic sanctions and novel coronavirus: What is humanity today?

Iran has faced dual and unprecedented challenges now. One is a large number of citizens infected with the novel coronavirus. The shortage of medicine and medical equipment is profound. The other challenge is how to tackle the impacts of prolonged economic sanctions.  Iran’s novel coronavirus cases reached 97, 424, and its death toll has passed...

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Zarif lauds China anti-COVID19 aid to Iran

 Iranian Foreign Minister in a message on Thursday thanked China for providing medical aid to Iran in time of coronavirus outbreak and slammed US sanctions that hindered Iran’s fight against pandemic. “I am very happy to talk to my old friend, Wang Yi, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister again,” Zarif said in a Twitter...

All-Iranian anti-corona products to hit market within month

 Iranian-made medical items will be soon mass-produced and hit the market within the next month, Babak Shokri, vice chancellor of Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences has stated. The items consist of diagnostic kits, face masks and ventilators made by Iranian researchers, he said, IRNA news agency reported on Wednesday. The kits on the market...

World Council of Churches calls for lifting of sanctions on Iran in a ...

The World Council of Churches and the National Association of Churches of Christ (PBUH) expressed their deep concern over the US sanctions against the Iranian people following Ebrahim Abuzar Torkaman, chief of the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization (ICRO) sent messages to the world’s religious leaders. Several ecclesiastical organizations around the world wrote in a...

The US unilateral brutal measures and sanctions against the Iranian pe...

To The Esteemed Religious Leaders of the World   Tehran, April 5, 2020 Your Holiness, I trust your Holiness and esteemed colleagues are in good health by God”s grace, despite these miserable times the entire world is going through. May God give you the strength to spread hope and faith, while humanity is struggling with this...

Why Iran expects tourism boom after coronavirus

The novel coronavirus pandemic has brought travel to a standstill nearly all over the globe, including Iran, causing huge job and revenue losses. For now, the question is: will there be light at the end of the tunnel? It’s widely believed that the impact of virus infection will be temporary and short-lived for a country...

Iranians’ capabilities in fighting COVID-19 “source of pride”: Pres. R...

 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that capabilities of Iranian expert and researchers in combating coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, is a source of pride for the nation. He made the remarks Sun. on the sidelines of his visit to the Exhibition on ‘Domestic Achievements and Capabilities’ of the ministries of Industry, Mines and Trade, and...

95 Labs in Iran Carry Out 15,000 Coronavirus Tests Each Day

Head of Pasteur Institute of Iran Ali Reza Biglari announced that tens of laboratories across the country are now conducting coronavirus tests on nearly 15,000 people every day. “Today, a laboratorial network has been created in the country with 95 laboratories which diagnose coronavirus in blood samples,” Biglari said on Sunday. He added that all...

US medical sanctions on Iran amid coronavirus pandemic threat to world...

Medical sanctions by the United States government against the Islamic Republic amount to an “unprecedented threat” to global public health, says a senior Iranian diplomat, urging the international community to react in earnest to Washington’s restrictions amid the deadly coronavirus pandemic. In a letter to Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Tedros Adhanom...