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Fresh barbs fly between Tehran and Washington over who's to blame for coronavirus's spread in Iran; Pompeo accused Iran of lying about the extent of its infections after Khamenei implied the United States may have created the virus.

Mar 23, 2020 - Washington Post Blogs

BEIRUT - Iran and the United States traded allegations of coronavirus mismanagement on Monday, accusing each other of endangering efforts to fight the pandemic as Iran intensified a campaign to pressure the United States into easing sanctions.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said in a tweet that the United States is "impeding" the global fight to contain the spreading covid-19 disease by sustaining its sanctions, the latest salvo in a feud that escalated Sunday with comments ...