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Tehran Firefighters Mobilized To Disinfect The Capital

Firefighters have been deployed throughout Iran's capital, Tehran, in an attempt to disinfect surfaces and slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

Iran has been one of the worst-affected countries in the world, with officials reporting nearly 14,000 cases and 724 deaths through March 15. The clerical rulers have closed schools and universities and suspended religious, cultural, and sporting events across the country to combat the outbreak.

The following photos were taken March 13-15.


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