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Iran dedicates a statue to honour its healthcare workers

Iran’s health minister says 10,000 doctors, nurses and other health sector workers have been infected with COVID-19, and many have died.

COVID-19 has infected around 10,000 healthcare workers in Iran.

Many of them have died and now, a statue has been unveiled in their honour.

Al Jazeera’s Zein Basravi reports from Tehran.