Women wear masks to help guard against coronavirus in downtown Tehran on Sunday. Photo: AP Women wear masks to help guard against coronavirus in downtown Tehran on Sunday. Photo: AP
Women wear masks to help guard against coronavirus in downtown Tehran on Sunday. Photo: AP
Iran

Iran announces low election turnout, blames coronavirus ‘propaganda’

  • The turnout, which was the lowest since the Islamic republic was founded in 1979, is seen as a referendum on the popularity of the country’s rulers
  • With eight deaths, Iran has the highest death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak outside China

Topic |   Iran
Women wear masks to help guard against coronavirus in downtown Tehran on Sunday. Photo: AP Women wear masks to help guard against coronavirus in downtown Tehran on Sunday. Photo: AP
Women wear masks to help guard against coronavirus in downtown Tehran on Sunday. Photo: AP
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