Iran records single-day highs in COVID deaths, new infections

TEHRAN, Iran — For the second day in a row, Iran announces its highest single-day death toll from the coronavirus with 272 people fatalities.

Today’s announcement by Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari sees Iran also announce its single-day highest count of new cases with 4,206 new patients.

Iran has been struggling with the coronavirus since announcing its first cases in February.

— AP

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