Coronavirus spreading in Iran: In the wake of the outbreak of the Coronavirus, the US has asked Iran to release all the prisoners. Indeed, there have been reports that say that all the provinces of Iran are in the grip of this deadly virus, and the Coronavirus has spread in all Iranian jails too.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the death of any American prisoner would be liable to Iran. In such a situation, we will take a firm stand.
Coronavirus spreading in Iran: The number of infected people in Iran has increased to 5,877, US said- Now release our prisoners too
Pompeo said that there are reports that the Coronavirus has spread in Iran’s jails. This incident is very worrying. In such a situation, we demand that Iran immediately release all American prisoners.
The detention of American prisoners is a violation of fundamental human rights in these worsening conditions.
It is known that Iran has covered its own specific force Revolutionary Guards, to face the outbreak of the Coronavirus.
Nearly 70 thousand prisoners were temporarily released to Iran in the past. After this, reports came out which said that the Coronavirus has started spreading in Iran’s jails too.
Iran has not said when the prisoners will be released. Iranian officials have feared that the virus infection could expand in Iran in the coming days.
On the other hand, a UN rights expert has said that Iran’s progress in dealing with the coronavirus outbreak is inadequate and has been taken too late.
According to the report of the news agency AFP, 54 new cases of Coronavirus were reported in Iran on Tuesday. Two hundred ninety-one people have died in Iran due to the Coronavirus. The number of infected people in Iran has increased to 5,877.
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