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Iran confirms 5 coronavirus cases, Armenia tightens control at Meghri checkpoint

February 20, 2020  19:03

Iran confirmed five cases of coronavirus infection, and two of them were fatal cases. Armenia's health ministry has contacted the Iranian colleagues as well as Armenian embassy in Tehran.

Armenian health officials called to tighten control at the Meghri checkpoint on the border with Iran to ensure a stable epidemic situation in the country.

The statement issued by the health ministry is working on prevention of coronavirus epidemic.

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