A second Iranian plane carrying aid for those affected by the recent terrorist blast in Kunduz, Afghanistan has arrived in the province.
Iranian Health Minister Bahram Einollahi says 68 million doses of Covid vaccine have so far been administered to people in Iran.
A new shipment of Russian-made vaccine Sputnik-V arrived in Tehran on Wednesday.
United Nations Secretary-General has Antonio Guterres says 100 million people have been forced into poverty since the beginning of the Covid-19. He criticized the inequality in handling the pandemic, saying this situation is "creating a breeding ground for violence and conflict."
A number of those critically wounded in a recent explosion at a mosque in Afghanistan’s northern city of Kunduz are being transferred to Iran for treatment.
Reports indicate the Iranian capital, Tehran, has experienced clean air for only two days since late March, 2021.
The 25th shipment of coronavirus vaccines imported by Iran’s Red Crescent Society has been delivered to the health ministry.
The head of Iran’s Food and Drug Organization says in less than two weeks, the country will no longer need Covid vaccine imports.
The new academic year has officially started in Iran, almost two years into the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic that saw the rapid growth of online education.
The Sateen Exhibition, displaying Iranian and Afghan artists’ works, is underway in Tehran.