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US fighter jet comes close to Iranian plane in Syrian airspace

TEHRAN: Several passengers on an Iranian airline have been injured over Syria after the pilot changed altitude to avoid collision with a US fighter jet, Iranian media reported. The Iranian plane, belonging to Mahan Air, was heading from Tehran to

Iranian lawmaker with coronavirus dies as outbreak spreads

TEHRAN: An Iranian lawmaker who tested positive for the novel coronavirus has died, a state-run news agency has reported. Mohammad Ali Ramazani Dastak, who was recently elected as the representative for Astana Ashrafieh, is reported to have tested positive for

New footage reveals two Iranian rockets downed Ukrainian airline

TEHRAN: On Tuesday, the latest security camera footage revealed two Iranian missiles striking the Ukrainian airliner in Tehran last week, killing all 176 passengers and crew on board. The missiles were shot 30 seconds apart, revealing why the aircraft’s transponder

Russian military pays respect to Iranian Soleimani in Moscow

MOSCOW: The military delegation of Russia paid respect to deceased Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani at the Iranian embassy in the Russian capital.  General Qassem Soleimani, who was the head of the elite Quds Force, was killed on 3rd January in

US airstrike kills top Iranian Major in Baghdad

BAGHDAD: United States airstrike has killed an Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani at Baghdad airport. United States Department of Defense, the Pentagon confirmed the news airstrike that killed Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani, who was the head of the elite Quds Force. Soleimani’s