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Latest News in Brief – March 1, 2020

March 1, 2020: Latest News
March 1, 2020: Latest News


Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll Exceeds 650

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI /MEK) announced this evening, Sunday, March 1, 2020, that as of 8:00 pm local time, the death toll from Coronavirus has exceeded 650.

Tehran Province: 150
Qom: at least 150
Shahsavar: 116
Isfahan Prov.: 46
Kermanshah: 45
Gilan Prov.: 23
Lorestan Prov.: 18
Mashhad: 14
Karaj & Sorkh Hesar: 11
Ahvaz: 5
Andimeshk: 4

Popular reports from Iranian cities

indicate an increased outbreak of coronavirus among the people.

Shiraz: A man has fallen to the ground in Shiraz, Iran most likely due to coronavirus.

Many have been quarantined in 3 hospitals. At least 7 die each day in Shiraz. Security units secretly bury the victims without announcing the deaths as COVID19 cases.

Mashhad, NE Iran:
Video shows a man collapsing in on the street as the deadly coronavirus continues to spread. Reports indicate over 500 deaths of COVID2019
The regime is hiding the real number of deaths.

Tehran,Yousef Abad Avenue:
Video shows a child appearing to collapse on the street, reportedly related to COVID19

Iran: Pictures of Khamenei, Soleimani in Tehran, Other Cities Torched

On Saturday, February 29, 2020, defiant youth set fire to pictures of the regime’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, and the eliminated commander of the IRGC’s terrorist Qods Force, Qassem Soleimani. They also wrote slogans anti-regime on walls.

These activities were carried out in Tehran and other cities, including Isfahan, Sari, Babolsar, Hesarak (Karaj), Behbahan, and Lahijan, Shahr-e Kord, Khash, and Homayounshahr.

Some of the slogans read:

  • Supreme Leader Khamenei, your time is over
  • Uprising continues, only answer to the Sheikh is fire
  • Khamenei is the real Coronoavirus, killer of the people
  • Down with Khamenei, long live Rajavi
  • Down with Khamenei and Rouhani
  • Down with the dictator
  • Our vote, the overthrow of the Supreme Leader Iran. Le nombre de décès dus au coronavirus dépasserait les 500 (source: moudjahiddines du peuple) – The number of deaths from coronavirus is said to exceed 500 (source: PMOI/MEK)

Iran: Coronavirus Fatalities Exceeds 500

On February 29, 2020, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI / MEK) announced that as of February 29, 2020, the death toll for the COVID-19 has exceeded 500.

Meanwhile, the religious fascism ruling Iran is making every effort to prevent the disclosure of the actual number of the victims.

According to these reports, at least 150 victims have died in Qom, 100 in Tehran, 100 in Mazandaran Province, 37 in Arak and Saveh, 37 in Isfahan, Homayounshahr and Najafabad, 24 in Kashan and 22 in Gilan. In addition, several more people have died in Mashhad, Kermanshah, Karaj, Semnan, Bandar Abbas, Yazd, Ilam, Yasuj, Khorramabad, Neyshabour, and Hamada. The clerical regime, however, has put the death toll at 43 and the number of those contracting the virus at 593.

MARYAM RAJAVI: Due to the regime’s criminal cover-up and mismanagement of medical and health care resources, the death toll for the COVID-19 has exceeded 500 as of Saturday evening, February 29, 2020

Ali Khamenei, Hassan Rouhani, other regime leaders and IRGC commanders are responsible for the unprecedented outbreak of COVID-19 and the deaths of hundreds of Iranians. They prevent the disclosure of the actual death toll and the number of those contracting the virus

Observers from the World Health Organization must go to Iran and supervise all the medical centers and quarantines to prevent the spread of the catastrophe in the country.

Maryam Rajavi’s message to the gathering of Iranians in Stockholm- February 29, 2020

Freedom-loving Iranians gathered for a meeting in Stockholm on Saturday, February 29, to honor International Women’s Day. Maryam Rajavi sent a video message to this gathering: On the eve of International Women’s Day, I offer my congratulation on this day, which marks women’s struggle, sacrifice, and suffering to build a world free from exploitation, oppression, and violence. This year, International Women’s Day has taken on more meaning with the heroism of the arisen women in Iran and the blood of women killed in the protests in November. This year, International Women’s Day has taken on more meaning with the heroism of the arisen women in Iran and the blood of women killed in the protests in November.

Maryam Rajavi’s message to the gathering of Iranians in Stockholm- February 29, 2020

Rebellious youths target IRGC Basij base – Feb 26, 2020




Sunday, March 1, 2020, marks the 108th day since the beginning of the nationwide Iran protests.

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has identified 755 of the more than 1500 protesters killed by the regime so far.

Mrs. Maryam Rajavi the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) has called on the United Nations to urgently send an international fact-finding mission to Iranian prisons to meet with the detainees.


Number of uprising cities: 191

Number of martyrs: At least 1500

Number of injured: More than 4,000

Number of detainees: More than 12,000

Read more: Latest News in Brief- February 29, 2020