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Iran reports record one-day virus toll of 235 dead

Iran reported 235 new deaths from the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, a record toll for a single day in the Middle East’s hardest-hit country. “We have lost 235 of our compatriots due to COVID-19 in the past 24 hours,” said Health Ministry spokeswoman Sima Sadat Lari, taking the overall toll to 16,147.