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Armed forces boast of suitable capacities to counter Coronavirus

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, Feb 28, IRNA – Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami voiced readiness for setting up mobile hospitals, producing masks and test kits, beds and isolated ambulances to counter Coronavirus, saying that armed forces have suitable capacities in this respect.

Addressing a session of the National Headquarters for Fighting Coronavirus late on Friday, he added that armed forces are prepared to help the countrymen in any point across the country.

Test kits will be mass produced in the coming days, he said, noting that Defense Ministry has preparedness for establishing mobile hospitals which can be set up in any point in the shortest time.


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