Coronavirus Brings Crisis of Legitimacy for Iran’s Leaders

May 21, 2020 03:47 PM
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Iran's government is facing a crisis of legitimacy over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, according to critics. Iran has recorded more than 120,000 cases and 7,000 deaths from COVID-19, according to scientists’ estimates. There are also concerns over gross human rights abuses during the outbreak, as Henry Ridgwell reports.

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