A UN human rights expert called for the immediate lifting of sanctions against Iran to ensure that food supplies reach hungry populations during the coronavirus pandemic.
US President Donald Trump warned of a "painful" and "tough" two-week stretch ahead as he extended nationwide distancing measures that even if followed closely could still mean more than 100,000 and up to 240,000 Americans die from coronavirus.
The US Senator Bernie Sanders in his tweet said that US sanctions are obstructing medicine and aid from getting in, while coronavirus has caused suffering and death to Iranians.
A US Navy Aircraft Carrier Infected by Coronavirus is evacuating, the captain of the US aircraft carrier carrying more than 4,000 crew has called for urgent help to halt a coronavirus outbreak on his ship.
At least 3,017 people have died in the United States from Covid-19, while death toll in Italy rose to 11,591 with 812 new ones. In Spain it reached 7,340 with 800 in last 24 hours.
US President Donald Trump said modeling estimates suggest the U.S. death rate from the new coronavirus is likely to hit its peak in two weeks.
Canada is not planning for the moment to use troops to help combat a spreading coronavirus outbreak, although the option remains on the table, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Sunday.
Former Vice President Joe Biden topped President Trump by 9 percentage points in a Fox News poll released on Saturday.
The leading U.S. authority on the COVID-19 pandemic made some grim predictions about the course of the novel coronavirus as it rages through communities within the United States.
The death toll in the US from the novel coronavirus outbreak rose to 2,229, and the global death toll reached to 30890.