The tallies of confirmed cases in the United States raised to 14, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said.
Iran Embassy in China elaborated Thursday on its measures taken to counter coronavirus to help the Iranian nationals here.
Millions of more people have been ordered to stay indoors as China battles to curb the spread of a new virus that authorities said Wednesday has already killed nearly 500 people.
Dozens of Iranian students are back to the country by a Mahan Airlines plane from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak.
Mahan flight No. 5119 left Tehran for China's Wuhan on Tuesday, at 8:00 a.m. local time, to bring back home the Iranian students living in the locked up city.
Countries stepped up travel restrictions on arrivals from China on Friday after a global health emergency was declared over a viral virus that has killed 213 people.
China said on Monday that the death toll from a deadly coronavirus outbreak spiked to 80 as the hard-hit epicenter province of Hubei suffered 24 new fatalities.
More than 2,000 people globally have been infected with a new coronavirus, the vast majority of them in China, where 56 people left dead from the disease.
China is rushing to build a new hospital within six days to treat patients of the coronavirus.