May 24, 2022

Persian News

All Persian News Related to Iran

Iranian official backtracks after calling Chinese Covid-19 figures a ‘joke’

<div><p>Comments from Kianoush Jahanpour draw reproach from Chinese ambassador</p><ul><li><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/world/series/coronavirus-live/latest">Coronavirus – latest updates</a></li><li><a href="https://www.theguardian.com/world/coronavirus-outbreak">See all our coronavirus coverage</a></li></ul><p>Iran’s health ministry spokesman has backtracked after he described China’s official figures on the coronavirus outbreak as a “joke”.</p><p>Kianoush Jahanpour made the remarks at a press conference and a tweet on Sunday, adding that China had given the impression that coronavirus was like influenza but with fewer deaths.</p><p></p><p>Symptoms are defined by the NHS as either:</p> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/06/iranian-official-backtracks-after-calling-chinese-covid-19-figures-a-joke">Continue reading...</a></div>

Comments from Kianoush Jahanpour draw reproach from Chinese ambassador

Iran’s health ministry spokesman has backtracked after he described China’s official figures on the coronavirus outbreak as a “joke”.

Kianoush Jahanpour made the remarks at a press conference and a tweet on Sunday, adding that China had given the impression that coronavirus was like influenza but with fewer deaths.

Symptoms are defined by the NHS as either:

Continue reading…

%d bloggers like this: