3,700 people rescued so far
10 Jan 2016 – Snow and blizzards in the provinces of West and East Azarbaijan, Tehran, Isfahan and Chaharmahal, Qazvin, Kurdistan, Kermanshah, Lorestan, Mazandaran, Arak and Hamadan.
Nasser Chrkhsaz , head of rescue operations, said 3,700 people have been rescued from the snow.
He also noted that 2 pregnant women were saved by rescuers from death and frost.
Chrkhsaz also said that 332 vehicles had been released from snow on the roads of Azerbaijan and Caspian. He also said 95 blankets and 242 food packages were distributed among the victims.
Rescue operations in Azerbaijan and the Caspian continue.
Thanks to Argiris Diamantis for these links