MEK Iran: Coronavirus Update
The number of victims across Iran
The number of victims in Tehran has reached 72,166, Isfahan 20,625, Khuzestan 19,269, Khorasan Razavi 18,710, East Azerbaijan 12,643, Mazandaran 12,250, West Azerbaijan 11,613, Gilan 10,296, Qom 9,710, Alborz 8,753, Golestan 7,415, Sistan and Baluchestan 7,136, Kerman 6,898, Kurdistan 5,267, Yazd 5,152, Hormozgan 3,975, Ardabil 3,825, Bushehr 3,229, and Ilam 3,226.
The fifth Coronavirus outbreak
The fifth Coronavirus outbreak has covered the south, and to some extent, the west of the country, and the number of red cities will increase in the next one or two weeks. (State-run daily Arman, June 8, 2021)
Governor of Tehran said: “The number of hospitalizations has remained stable for several days. This indicates the need to intensify protocols”. (State-run media, Khabar-Online, June 8, 2021)
The dilemmas regarding vaccination
Out of 5.7 million doses of vaccine imported, 4.8 million have been injected. Where are the remaining 900,000 doses? Have they been stolen to be used in election campaigns? (State-run media, Salamat news, June 8, 2021)
Golestan University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: “An increasing number of people being hospitalized for Covid-19, possibly leading to a new coronavirus wave in this province”. (IRIB news agency, June 8, 2021)
West Azerbaijan University of Medical Sciences spokesperson said: The number of patients was 314 on May 21 but reached 2,157 on June 1, 2021. We are entering the fifth outbreak. (Khabar-Online, June 8, 2021)
Maryam Rajavi message
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI): With the strategy of mass casualties, Khamenei intends to erect a barrier against the looming popular uprising, Mrs. Rajavi said. Otherwise, he could have limited the dimensions of the catastrophe by allocating part of the one trillion dollars stolen from the Iranian people, which are is in possession of the foundations under his control and the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC).
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