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Posts Tagged: Iran Coronavirus

May 21, 2020 10:26 am

Some 10,000 Iranian Health Workers Infected With Coronavirus: State Media

Around 10,000 Iranian health workers have been infected with the coronavirus, the semi-official ILNA news agency quoted a deputy health minister as saying on Thursday. Health...

May 18, 2020 6:47 am

Iran’s Nuclear and Military Efforts Continue Amid Coronavirus

In July 2019, Iran began to explicitly violate the July 2015 nuclear agreement. The recent IAEA report (March 3, 2020) addressed the following breaches by...

May 17, 2020 6:13 am

Iran’s ‘Urgent’ Bill on Israel and ‘Palestine’ Shows the Regime’s Weakness

Iran’s parliament recently discussed a "very urgent" bill on Israel. The Islamic Republic News Agency said this week that the Iranian Shura Council had been “urgently”...

May 11, 2020 9:38 am

Iran Locks Down Southwest County After Spike in Coronavirus Cases

A county in southwestern Iran has been placed under lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the news agency Tasnim reported on Sunday, also quoting the...

May 8, 2020 8:12 am

Is Iran Leaving Syria?

If you are Iran, it seems, 2020 is not your year. Aside from the devastation of the coronavirus, Iraq closed its 1,000-mile southern border with Iran...

May 6, 2020 7:46 am

Is Hezbollah on the Ropes?

JNS.org - This past week, protests and rebellion made a reappearance in Lebanon. After sheltering in place for weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic, the...

May 5, 2020 2:24 pm

Iranian Airline Designated for Terror Links Spread Coronavirus Throughout Middle East, New Report Reveals

An Iranian airline closely tied to the Tehran regime's feared Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) played a major role in the spread of the Covid-19...

May 5, 2020 9:54 am

Iran Death Toll From Coronavirus Outbreak Rises to 6,340

The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in Iran rose by 63 in the past 24 hours to 6,340, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur said...

May 4, 2020 8:54 am

Iran’s Coronavirus Death Toll Rises by 74, as Mosques Due to Reopen

The coronavirus death toll in Iran, one of the hardest hit countries in the Middle East, rose by 74 in the past 24 hours to...

April 24, 2020 12:08 pm

Iran Coronavirus Death Toll Rises by 93 to 5,574: Health Official

Iran's death toll from the new coronavirus rose by 93 on Friday, to reach a total of 5,574, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur said on...

April 23, 2020 10:38 am

EU Regrets US Refusal to Allow Economic Aid for Iran to Fight Coronavirus

The European Union has urged the United States to ease its sanctions on Iran and approve economic aid to help deal with the coronavirus pandemic,...

April 23, 2020 8:56 am

Iran Reopens Parks, Further Easing Coronavirus-Linked Curbs

Iran reopened parks and recreational areas on Wednesday, pressing ahead with measures to ease its coronavirus curbs despite one of the worst outbreaks of the...

April 22, 2020 6:18 am

Beware of Dictatorships and Rogue Regimes During Coronavirus

With the world firmly in the grips of COVID-19, the pandemic has exposed how authoritarian and rogue regimes are cracking down even harder on their...

April 20, 2020 10:52 am

Business as Usual in Iran as Malls, Bazaars Reopen Amid Coronavirus

Shopping malls and bazaars reopened in Iran on Monday despite warnings by some health officials that a new wave of coronavirus infections could ripple through...


New Book of Poetry Finds Relevance During Coronavirus

David Caplan is a Hasidic professor and poet who once wrote about the works of Eminem and Jay-Z. His new...

College Student Works Tirelessly to Help Others During Coronavirus

  JNS.org - Most weeks, Kaila Zimmerman-Moscovitch is busy juggling a full load of...


US Jewish Leaders Praise Oklahoma’s Adoption of Anti-BDS Law

The passage of a bill in Oklahoma to counter the campaign to subject Israel to boycotts, divestment and sanctions (BDS) was warmly praised by the umbrella organization representing US Jewish...


New Israeli Defense Minister Gantz Visits Gaza Border, Cautions Conflict Wi...

Benny Gantz made his first visit as defense minister to the embattled communities on the border with the Hamas-ruled Gaza...

Middle East

Revered Holy Land Churches Reopen, but Some Restrictions Remain

The Holy Land churches revered as the sites of Jesus' birth and death reopened to worshipers and tourists on Tuesday. Amid lingering pandemic concerns, Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity is capping...


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