For the full article by Amund Bakke Foss examining the state of COVID-19 in Iran and profiling the photographers whose work is featured above, please visit VG's website. At the end of May, Iran was hit by a second wave of the coronavirus. These photographers have looked around different corners of the country to depict the difficulties of everyday life during the crisis.
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