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US Will Allow South Korea To Provide Humanitarian Aid To Iran

US Will Allow South Korea To Provide Humanitarian Aid To Iran

The US has allowed South Korea to provide humanitarian assistance to Iran. This was reported by Yonhap.

It is noted that having received an American license, Seoul will be able to resume deliveries in may without the threat of falling under sanctions. First of all, we are talking about medicines and medical equipment. At the same time, the Korean side will have to make sure that the cargo is used for its intended purpose.

Earlier, there was information that the US wants to prevent Iran from getting help in the fight against coronavirus: they can block an emergency IMF loan requested by Tehran. Sources in the administration claim that high-ranking officials in Tehran have repeatedly kept the funds allocated to humanitarian assistance.

Iran is one of the countries most affected by the coronavirus. According to the latest data, more than 66.2 thousand infected people were identified in the Republic, 4.1 thousand people died, and 32 thousand were cured.

According to the latest data, more than 1.6 million cases of coronavirus infection were recorded in the world, more than 96 thousand people died, and more than 355 thousand were cured.