An Iranian street vendor sells protective masks in the capital Tehran on February 20,2020.
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- Total confirmed cases: More than 76,700
- Total deaths: At least 2,249
10:12 am: Iran confirms 4 deaths as officials acknowledge outbreak
The coronavirus has spread to several Iranian cities, a health ministry official said on Friday, as an outbreak that the authorities say began in the holy city of Qom caused two more deaths. Iran confirmed 13 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total in the country to 18, with four of the total having died. The majority of coronavirus cases in Iran…