Germany, France, UK offer Iran 5 mln-euro package for coronavirus

Reuters , Monday 2 Mar 2020

Emirates Corona Virus medical aid heading to Iran
Emirates Corona Virus medical aid heading to Iran out of WHO Emergency hub at the Al Maktum International Airpoart IN Dubai on March 02,2020 (AFP)

Britain, Germany and France have offered a 5 million-euro ($5.6 million) package to Iran to help fight coronavirus in the country, Britain's Foreign Office said on Monday.

The so-called E3 group would provide the support through the World Health Organization or other UN agencies, it said in a statement.

The group was also sending medical material to Iran on Monday, including equipment for laboratory tests, protective body suits and gloves, the statement said.

 

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