President of Iran points to decline in coronavirus deaths in Iran

President of Iran points to decline in coronavirus deaths in Iran

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the number of patients and deaths associated with coronavirus in the country is decreasing, and and that “this is happy news”.

Rouhani noted that over the past 24 hours, that the number of patients confirmed to have contracted the coronavirus has reached 1,762, only the number of deaths decreased by 5 persons in comparison to the previous day.

Rouhani also thanked health workers for their their dedication and sacrifices in caring for patients and in combating the outbreak of the virus.

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