Officials in Iran have confirmed 388 confirmed Covid-19 cases and 34 related deaths. However, at the time of the whistleblower’s warning on Monday, authorities said that just 3 people had died across the entire country.

According to the woman, the true coronavirus situation in Iran is “catastrophic” and 50-60 per cent of people infected are dying.

“One reason for the high Iranian death toll may be that the number of coronas infected is under-reported,” reports Aftonbladet. “In the rest of the world, two percent of those infected are estimated to have died.”

While there is no way to verify the woman’s claims, similar assertions have been made in China with many suggesting that the true scale of the outbreak is being significantly under-reported in order to prevent mass panic.

 

Comment: 

Has the CIA used this new coronavirus to attack and undermine the Iranian leadership? There is more to this story than the daily numbers, and questions of quarantine and whether this is a pandemic. Note how the virus ‘arrived’ in Iran just days out from their election…