Post #5: News Article

By May 20, 2020Uncategorized

https://www.npr.org/2020/04/09/830474534/iranians-adjust-to-life-during-covid-19-outbreak

The article is about how the Iranians adjust to life during Covid-19 outbreak. Iran was hit pretty hard with cases of Covid-19. They had 60,000 cases, and 4,000 reported deaths. In Iran, there are a lot of small businesses, during this time its hard for them to stay afloat if they’re not bringing in revenue because they don’t pay salaries or covering expenses. They also have a bigger group of poor people. “When I go to a Posh neighborhood, the streets are empty, very quiet. But in poorer neighborhoods, it gets more crowded. some people have no other option because if corona doesn’t get them, hunger will.” says sara. It’s hard for them to stay inside, when the way they get food is by going out to get it.

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