Medics treat a patient infected with the new coronavirus at a hospital in Tehran. Photo: AP Medics treat a patient infected with the new coronavirus at a hospital in Tehran. Photo: AP
Medics treat a patient infected with the new coronavirus at a hospital in Tehran. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: China helps while US sanctions ‘terrorise’, says Iran’s Hong Kong envoy

  • Tehran’s man in Hong Kong urges the international community to condemn US sanctions, saying they have hampered efforts to fight Covid-19
  • China’s support has been crucial, says the diplomat, as experts predict the crisis will increase Iran’s reliance on Beijing

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Medics treat a patient infected with the new coronavirus at a hospital in Tehran. Photo: AP Medics treat a patient infected with the new coronavirus at a hospital in Tehran. Photo: AP
Medics treat a patient infected with the new coronavirus at a hospital in Tehran. Photo: AP
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