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United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet referred to Iran as one of the most affected nations from COVID-19 and U.S. sanctions.
So far, 81 million Iranians are facing the Covid-19 amidst the U.S. economic and trade blockade.
UN High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet referred to Iran as one of the most affected nations because of the Covid-19 outbreak.
These resources are meant to strengthen the response capacities of the health system in the containment of COVID-19, as the system has been heavily battered by illegal U.S. sanctions.
"The U.S. health care system is unable to control the spread of the pandemic by itself," Minister Reza Raisi warned.
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Iran has reported 16,169 coronavirus cases and 988 deaths from the virus in one of the worst national outbreaks outside China.
"Global pandemic is not a time for settling geopolitical accounts, especially those that have no basis," the Russian Foreign Affairs Ministry said in a statement.
Casualties are still unknown after two rockets fell on the Besmaya base in the southern of Baghdad