Iran reports 113 new virus deaths, raising total to 724

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Tehran, AFP: Iran announced on Sunday that the new coronavirus has killed 113 more people, the highest single-day death toll yet in one of the world’s worst-affected countries. People “should cancel all travel and stay at home so that we may see the situation improving in the coming days,” Health Ministry Spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said in a televised conference.