Iran's Deputy Interior Minister for Security Affairs Hossein Zolfaqari said that the the Islamic Republic has extended traffic restrictions to neighboring Iraq for another two weeks.
Iran’s President announced that as approved by the National Task Force Against Coronavirus, new restrictions will be applied for 10 days
The governor of Tehran Province introduced new restrictions and bans in the country’s most populous province.
Deputy Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade for Industrial Affairs said that the daily production of face masks in the country has currently exceeded 6.5 million.
The spokesperson for the Iranian administration said new decisions might be made to tighten restrictions in Tehran as the novel coronavirus is taking more lives.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that limitations may return if people neglect the guidelines to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Britain must be braced for widespread riots this summer, a government adviser said, warning poorer people and areas will be hit harder by the coronavirus fallout.
Any premature lifting of restrictions imposed to control the COVID-19 pandemic could lead to a fatal resurgence of the new coronavirus, the WHO warned.