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Iran says two more deaths among 13 new cases of coronavirus

Iraq temporarily closes border with Iran

TEHRAN:Iran's health ministry Friday reported two more deaths among 13 new cases of coronavirus in the Islamic republic, bringing the total number of deaths to four and infections to 18.

"Thirteen new cases have been confirmed," ministry spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour said on Twitter. "Unfortunately two of them have lost their lives."

On Thursday, Iraq banned border crossings by Iranian nationals amid fears of the coronavirus, Iraq's state news agency said.

The decision came after Iraqi Airways suspended flights to Iran.

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