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Latest News in Brief – April 24, 2020

April 24, 2020: Latest News
April 24, 2020: Latest News

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UPDATE: 6:45 PM CEST

Iran: Coronavirus Update, Over 34,700 Deaths, April 24, 2020, 6:00 PM CEST

NUMBER OF VICTIMS (AS OF APRIL 24, 2020, 6:00 PM CEST):

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI) announced this afternoon, April 24, 2020, that Coronavirus has taken the lives of more than 34,700 in 297 cities across Iran.

Iran: Coronavirus Update, Over 34,700 Deaths, April 24, 2020, 6:00 PM CEST
Iran: Coronavirus Update, Over 34,700 Deaths, April 24, 2020, 6:00 PM CEST

Reports indicate the number of COVID-19 victims in Sistan and Baluchistan Province of southeast Iran has increased significantly. The true death toll is not known as of yet while at least 90 individuals lost their lives in the past 24 hours alone. The death toll in various provinces include: 5,870 in Tehran, 2,775 in Khorasan Razavi, 1,348 in East Azerbaijan, 1,130 in West Azerbaijan, 886 in Hamedan, 795 in Lorestan, 590 in Kurdistan, 575 Semnan, 475 in Zanjan, and 375 in North Khorasan. This is in addition to cases registered in other provinces.

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UPDATE: 3:30 PM CEST

Iranian healthcare workers fell victim to the coronavirus due to the regime’s incompetence

While many governments attempt to reduce the magnitude of the coronavirus impacts, Iran’s regime was crippled to save medical staff. In this respect, death toll among doctors, nurses, and healthcare workers is an untold story in Iran.
Iranian healthcare workers fell victim to the coronavirus due to the regime's incompetence

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UPDATE: 3:00 PM CEST

Iran’s Regime Pays Terrorist Quds Force Mercenaries Five Times More Than Iranian Nurses

A simple comparison: The $200 monthly salary paid to an Iranian nurse is a fifth of the $1,000 average salary of IRGC mercenaries in Syria.

Iranian nurses even in the face of the outbreak of coronavirus despite high sacrifice, have received five times less than the mercenaries of the IRGC in Syria for a monthly salary
Iranian nurses even in the face of the outbreak of coronavirus despite high sacrifice, have received five times less than the mercenaries of the IRGC in Syria for a monthly salary

The mullahs’ regime claims that it is unable to provide medicine and medical facilities to the Iranian people due to cash shortage caused by international sanctions. But information from within the regime shows that over the past three months, as coronavirus has spread across Iran and killed many people, the regime continues to send cash to pay its foreign mercenaries in Syria and Lebanon in order to continue its terrorism and war in the region.

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UPDATE: 11:45 AM CEST

Exclusive report: Hospital nurses silenced about coronavirus infections

Hazmat suits are taken away from nurses, and they must treat COVID-19 patients with regular uniforms

A shocking report from inside Iran revealed that hospital nurses are not allowed to talk about patients with coronavirus and have been instructed to register the disease as “acute respiratory distress syndrome” instead of coronavirus.

According to an eyewitness from Milad Hospital in Tehran, the prevalence of coronavirus is much higher than before, but hospital nurses are not allowed to mention that the patient has coronavirus. Two nurses at Milad Hospital were discharged from the hospital after telling some patients and their accompanies that they had the disease.

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UPDATE: 11:30 AM CEST

MEK resistance units rebel against Tehran’s efforts to spread despair across Iran

MEK resistance units rebel against Tehran’s efforts to spread despair across Iran
MEK resistance units rebel against Tehran’s efforts to spread despair across Iran

The ruling mullahs believe coronavirus will cause the people to lose heart for protest, therefore the Iranian people’s organized resistance, which is active both inside the country and across the world, is poised to prevent the regime from making the coronavirus outbreak another excuse to continue its rule.

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UPDATE: 11:00 AM CEST

Women Prisoners Sent to Qarchak Prison Amid Coronavirus Chaos

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UPDATE: 10:30 AM CEST

Maryam Rajavi: We begin the month of Ramadan as the people of Iran are experiencing their most agonizing days in the fights against theCoronavirus and the ruling theocracy

In contrast to the inhumane mullahs, let us turn Ramadan into a month of unity and compassion for our compatriots.

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UPDATE: 9:30 AM CEST

Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll Exceeds 34,200 in 296 Cities

Coronavirus outbreak in Iran

Coronavirus outbreak in Iran

Two weeks after Khamenei and Rouhani force the lower class back to work new wave of Coronavirus outbreak begins, especially in Tehran and Khuzestan

Head of Coronavirus Combat Taskforce: The number of outpatients in Tehran on Wednesday was 6,390

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI / MEK) announced on Thursday, April 23, 2020, that the Coronavirus fatalities had exceeded 34,200 in 296 cities across Iran.

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UPDATE: 8:30 AM CEST

Online Conference Over Coronavirus in Iran: Regime’s Cover-Up and Role of MEK

NCRI’s online conference over coronavirus in Iran, April 23, 2020

NCRI’s online conference over coronavirus in Iran, April 23, 2020

A virtual Conference was held on Thursday over the coronavirus outbreak in Iran, revealing the Iranian regime’s cover-up and inaction and the current situation in Iran. This event was attended by various Italian Members of Parliament, dignitaries, and members of the Iranian community in Italy as well as Iranian physicians and medical staff. The conference was titled: “Revealing Iranian regime’s cover-ups amid the coronavirus Crisis, the ticking clock of uprising and regime change in Iran.”    

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Iran news in brief, April 24, 2020

Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll Exceeds 34,200 in 296 Cities
UN Condemns Iran’s Regime for Executing a Child Offender
Tehran City Official Admits to Regime’s Cover-Up of Coronavirus Death Toll

Iran news in brief, April 24, 2020

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WHAT ARE THE IRAN PROTESTS OF 2019?

Friday, April 24, 2020, marks the 162nd 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.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE UPRISING:

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

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