Coronavirus has spread to nearly all Iran provinces - president


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  • Wednesday, 04 Mar 2020

FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during the cabinet meeting in Tehran, Iran, March 4, 2020. Official Presidential website/Handout via REUTERS

DUBAI (Reuters) - Coronavirus has spread to almost all of Iran's provinces but the country will get through the outbreak with a "minimum" number of deaths, President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday.

"This disease is a widespread disease," he said during a cabinet meeting, according to the official presidency website.

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