Tehran says 1,135 have died and experts fear true figure could be five times as high
The UK is privately pressing the US to ease sanctions on Iran to help it fight the growing coronavirus outbreak.
Official figures published by the Iranian health ministry on Wednesday said 1,135 have so far died in Iran and 17,361 have been infected. A total of 147 were recorded as dying in the past 24 hours, a new daily record.
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