30 Jan 2016 – The vice president of the Red Crescent society said that of the 9,515 injured in the country during the last week, 7,450 of the injuries were related to snow.
This included 283 road accidents due to snow and blizzard.
Thanks to Argiris Diamantis for this link
“The Google translation is not optimal,” says Argiris. “But we get the picture. Searching the internet in Persian language reveals 7.450 people were injured in snowstorms LAST WEEK.
“Searching the leading Iranian news website in English language for snow news, http://www.presstv.ir the word snow is not even mentioned once.
“I am not taking sides in the Iran-Saudi Arabia conflict, but when it comes to snowfall, the Saudi’s are honest and open about the snowfall in their country, while the Iranians keep quiet about the snowstorms in their country.”