More than a thousand people in Iran were infected by the coronavirus during the day

“For the last days identified 1028 new cases COVID-19. Unfortunately, 129 people died from the disease. The total number of deceased in the country is today, 1685,” – said in a statement released by the official.

Photo: REUTERS/ANDREW KELLY United States came in third in the world in the number of people infected with coronavirus

According to the health Ministry of Iran, to date from the coronavirus was able to recover 7913 sick.

Earlier, the spiritual leader of the Islamic Republic Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that the country refuses to accept US assistance in the fight against coronavirus. In his opinion, it is impossible to trust the government, which many in the world accused of creating COVID-19.