Iran may have been hiding Coronavirus for weeks. Tajikistan closes borders, but $830 still buys a flight to Melbourne

Iran may have been hiding Coronavirus for weeks. Tajikistan closes borders, but $830 still buys a flight to Melbourne, by Joanne Nova.

On twitter, there are a few photos suggesting that in Iran people are collapsing in the streets. The semiofficial news agencies are reporting the death toll in Qom alone is 50, but the official toll stands at 12, out of 61 reported cases. …

Tehran Bus Terminal

Australian authorities say “reconsider your need to travel” and sternly warn “If you travel to Iran despite our advice, you will be screened for coronavirus (COVID-19) at airports. ” Which means someone will check your temperature, but not whether you have taken a panadol two hours ago and not whether you are an asymptomatic carrier.