Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei cast his vote at a polling station last month. One of his advisers has died after falling ill from the new coronavirus. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Iran council member close to supreme leader Khamenei dies of Covid-19

  • Death comes as other top officials in Iran fall ill with the virus
  • Islamic republic has the highest death toll in the world after China
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei cast his vote at a polling station last month. One of his advisers has died after falling ill from the new coronavirus. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE