Health: Daily COVID deaths reached a record high of 459.
Diplomacy: Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif called for a diplomatic dialogue with Gulf Arab neighbors. "Betting on foreigners does not bring security, and disappoints," he tweeted in Arabic.
Health: Iran surpassed 10,000 new daily coronavirus cases.
Oil: Iran's oil minister said that there was "nothing left" for the United States to sanction under the Trump administration's maximum pressure policy.
Health: The government imposed a month-long nightly curfew starting at 6 p.m. on restaurants and nonessential businesses in Tehran and other large cities. Coronavirus tests would double to 100,000 per day, the health ministry said.
Human Rights: Iran freed 157 prisoners arrested during anti-government demonstrations in 2019.