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Khamenei says Iran’s strikes at US targets show “hand of God”

17 January 2020, 12:55 PM

Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said in a Friday prayers sermon that Iran’s missile strikes on U.S. targets in Iraq showed it had divine support in delivering a “slap on the face” to a world power.

Iran said it had arrested an undisclosed number of suspects accused of a role in shooting down a Ukrainian airliner, as anti-government protests triggered by the disaster entered a fourth day.

Iran has made arrests over plane disaster as protests rage on

14 January 2020, 1:21 PM

Iran said on Tuesday it had arrested an undisclosed number of suspects accused of a role in shooting down a Ukrainian airliner.

Blast walls of a sleeping quarters for U.S. soldiers are seen at Ain al-Asad air base in Anbar province, Iraq.

Forewarning saved US, Iraqi lives from Iran’s missile attack

14 January 2020, 7:46 AM

Nearly eight hours before Iran’s January 8 missile attack on US forces at bases in Iraq, American and Iraqi soldiers at Ain al-Asad air base scrambled to move personnel.

‘Our enemy is here’: Iran protesters demand that leaders quit after plane downed

13 January 2020, 5:53 AM

Protests erupted across Iran for a second day on Sunday; increasing pressure on the Islamic Republic’s leadership after it admitted its military shot down a Ukrainian airliner by accident, despite days of denials that Iranian forces were to blame.

Flowers and candles are placed in front of the portraits of the flight crew members of the Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737-800 plane that crashed in Iran, at a memorial at the Boryspil International airport outside Kiev.

Protests and condemnation after Iran admits downing Ukrainian plane

12 January 2020, 6:35 AM

Iran’s admission that it shot down a Ukrainian airliner, killing all 176 aboard, has provoked international outrage and triggered growing protests against Iranian authorities in Tehran.



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