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Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll Exceeded Highest Figure in Five Months

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  • A regime Parliament deputy: The National Coronavirus Combat Taskforce (NCCT) did not take serious decisions to observe the health protocols during Muharram (religious ceremony). People have lost faith in vaccination. (ISNA news agency, August 11, 2022)
  • The NCCT Spokesperson: Outpatients, hospitalizations, and deaths are increasing weekly, and the country’s COVID-19 map is mostly red and orange. (Mehr news agency, August 11, 2022)
  • The regime’s deputy Health Minister: Coronavirus pandemic will grow exponentially in two weeks. (Iran Online, August 11, 2022)
  • Tabriz Medical School: The COVID-19 infection trend is increasing. In the past 24 hours, 130 new patients were admitted, and the number of hospitalizations reached 417. (IRNA news agency, August 11, 2022)
  • Golestan Medical School: The upward trend of Coronavirus hospitalizations continues, 324 patients have been hospitalized, and 24 are breathing with ventilators. (Mehr, August 11, 2022)

Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI)

August 11, 2022