Thanks to Helen Branswell for tweeting about this story. Via the Iranian Ministry of Health and Medical Education: News> detect new virus 2 infection Corona Country / health consideration only way to prevent disease. Excerpt from a Google translation from Farsi:
Head of Communicable Disease Control, Ministry of Health of corona virus infection identified in 2 cases reported in the country.
According to News and Information, Ministry of Health and Medical Education (Web Da), Dr. Mohammad Mahdi reportedly announced the news while adding 4 new suspected corona virus related to a family in the province have been observed in 2 cases infection has been confirmed that the two sisters in Kerman, one of them is ill and undergoing treatment in certain circumstances.
Google seems to have trouble with Farsi as it does with Arabic, but if I'm reading correctly, the Iranians have had two cases for some time and now have six—all in one family.