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Snow Accident: 11 Killed In Iran

At least 11 climbers have died after heavy snowfall In mountains North of Trun’s capital, Tehran. Seven crew members of a ship were also missing after storms in the gulf. Heavy snow and winds in several parts of Iran in the past few days have closed many roads and disrupted transport. Several climbers remain unaccounted […]

Iranian Lawmaker Dies Of Coronavirus

An Iranian lawmaker died from the novel coronavirus on Saturday, March 7, 2020. The state news agency IRNA reported, one of several officials to succumb to the illness in the epidemic hit country. The agency said, Fatemeh Rahbar, aged 55, was a conservative MP and had recently been elected to the parliament from the capital […]

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 […]

Trump’s Iraq Sanctions Threat ‘Not Very Helpful’ – Germany

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said President Trump’s threat to slap sanctions on Iraq should Baghdad expel U.S troops based there “is not very helpful’. “I don’t think you can convince Iraq with threats, but with arguments,” Maas told Deutschlandfunk radio on Monday, January 6, 2020, warning that years-long efforts to rebuild Iraq “could […]

Trump Warns Iran Of ‘Major Retaliation,’ Threatens Sanctions On Iraq

U.S President Donald Trump has threatened “major retaliation” if Iran avenges the killing of its key Military Commander; warning of massive economic sanctions against ally Iraq if the country expels U.S troops based there. The twin threats came as Iran announced it was further reducing compliance with a tattered international nuclear accord, ending limitations on numbers of centrifuges […]