Category: Tehran

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Jan
2020

Iran admits to accidentally shooting down UIA 752Iran admits to accidentally shooting down UIA 752

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss breaking news that Iran President Hassan Rouhani has admitted that a senior IRGC commander accidentally shot down the Ukrainian UIA 752 plane that took off from Tehran’s international airport amid tensions between Iran, Iraq and the United […]

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Nov
2019

Iranian Snipers Killed More Than 100 Protesters, Amnesty International SaysIranian Snipers Killed More Than 100 Protesters, Amnesty International Says

November 20, 2019 11:22 AM ET Iranian snipers killed more than 100 protesters in 21 cities throughout Iran in the past week, Amnesty International said Tuesday. The London-based Amnesty International said snipers shooting from rooftops, and once from a helicopter, shot over 100 protesters throughout the last week. Protests began on Nov. 15 after an […]

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iran-violates-nuclear-deal,-again
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Nov
2019

Iran Violates Nuclear Deal, AgainIran Violates Nuclear Deal, Again

November 04, 2019 12:35 PM ET Iran has, once again, violated terms of the 2015 Iranian nuclear agreement, an Iranian official indicated Monday. The news comes as Iran celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Nov. 4, 1979, siege of the U.S. embassy in Tehran, The Associated Press reported Monday. Tehran is now operating 60 IR-6 […]

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iranian-woman-who-was-arrested-for-trying-to-go-to-a-soccer-game-dies-after-setting-herself-on-fire:-report
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Sep
2019

Iranian Woman Who Was Arrested For Trying To Go To A Soccer Game Dies After Setting Herself On Fire: ReportIranian Woman Who Was Arrested For Trying To Go To A Soccer Game Dies After Setting Herself On Fire: Report

September 10, 2019 1:49 PM ET An Iranian woman who was potentially facing months in prison for trying to sneak into a soccer game dressed as a man in March reportedly died Monday after setting herself on fire earlier in September. The 29-year-old woman, Sahar Khodayari, allegedly doused herself in gasoline and ignited her body […]

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Jul
2019

Trump Refutes Iran’s Announcement That It Arrested 17 Of Its Own Citizens For Spying For USTrump Refutes Iran’s Announcement That It Arrested 17 Of Its Own Citizens For Spying For US

President Donald Trump refuted Iran’s announcement Monday that it had arrested 17 of its own citizens for allegedly spying on behalf of the U.S. An Iranian Intelligence Ministry official made the claim at a Tehran news conference. The official, who identified himself as a director of counterespionage, said some of the detained citizens had been […]

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