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Two Iranians Die After Testing Positive To Coronavirus

The Health Ministry in the Islamic republic of Iran has disclosed that two people have died after testing positive for the new coronavirus, being Iran’s first cases of the disease. According Channels TV, a branch of the State Television, YJC News Agency, reports that the pair who died on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, were Iranian citizens […]

Boeing 737 Plane Crash: 176 People Killed In Iran

All 176 people on board a Ukrainian passenger plane were killed when it crashed shortly after taking off from Tehran on Wednesday, January 8, 2020. This was reported by the Iranian state media. State News Agency IRNA said 167 passengers and nine crew members were onboard the aircraft operated by Ukraine International Airlines. The head […]

Turkey Arrests 70 Suspected IS Members

Turkey has arrested 100 suspected members of the Islamic State group (IS) in raids across the country. The State News Agency Anadolu reported this on Monday, December 30, 2019.  More than 40 Iraqis, around 20 Syrians and a Moroccan were among those detained across six provinces in recent days, including Ankara, Bursa and Batman, Anadolu […]