Iran has confirmed 149 new deaths caused by COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, and 6,272 new cases of infection with the virus.
Phase one of clinical studies of the Iranian-made coronavirus vaccine named “Iranshakht” (Made in Iran) has got underway.
Iran has confirmed 132 new deaths caused by the novel coronavirus, increasing the overall death toll to 54,946.
Iran has begun testing its first domestically produced coronavirus vaccine on humans.
Iran has confirmed 121 new deaths caused by the novel coronavirus, increasing the overall death toll to 54,814.
Iran’s health minister says the rate of coronavirus infections and deaths in the country has decreased, with near zero new fatalities and infections in some provinces.
Iran’s interior minister says people in the country have been categorized for coronavirus vaccination, and the first shots are to be administered to the elderly and the medical workers.
Iran’s first vice president says the country will not postpone efforts, even for a moment, to procure coronavirus vaccines for people.
Iran’s Health Ministry spokeswoman has confirmed 5,760 new cases of COVID-19 infection in the past 24 hours, the lowest figure since October 24, raising the total number of cases to 1,194,963.
Iran has confirmed 132 new deaths caused by the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, the lowest figure since September 15, increasing the overall death toll to 54,440.