China stocks tumbled as traders returned from an extended holiday amid the worsening coronavirus outbreak.
Iran will designate a special plane equipped with medical devices to take remaining students stuck in China’s Wuhan city.
A patient in California, Orange County was Saturday confirmed as the third person on US soil infected with the new deadly virus that originated in China, health officials said.
China warned Iranian traders on coronavirus in China and called on them to monitor the latest situation of the lethal virus before traveling to China.
Authorities in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the 2019 novel virus originated, have closed public transport networks and advised residents not to leave the city.
Deaths from China new flu-like virus rose to 17 on Wednesday, heightening global fears of contagion from an infection suspected to have come from animals.
Imam Khomeini Airport is carrying out screening measures to target Wuhan coronavirus that has infected more than 450 in China and killed nine.