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We’ve Made Arrest Over Plane Downing – Iran

We’ve Made Arrest Over Plane Downing – Iran

Iran said Tuesday that dozens of people had been arrested over the Islamic Republic’s apparently unintentional shooting down of a Ukrainian jetliner last week. The arrests come amid Iranian vows to fully and openly investigate…

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Ukrainian Plane Tragedy Shows Need For Diplomacy – UNGA President

Ukrainian Plane Tragedy Shows Need For Diplomacy – UNGA President

President of the UN General Assembly, Amb. Tijani Muhammad-Bande, said the Ukrainian plane tragedy resulting from the Iran-U.S. crisis stresses the need for diplomacy in international conflict resolution. He stated this while outlining his priorities…

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‘Iran Appears To Be Standing Down’ – Trump

‘Iran Appears To Be Standing Down’ – Trump

President Donald Trump on Wednesday addressed the nation after Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps launched a missile attack against two Iraqi military bases housing U.S. troops the night prior, saying Americans should be “extremely grateful”…

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UK PM Johnson Condemns Iranian Attack On Military Bases In Iraq

UK PM Johnson Condemns Iranian Attack On Military Bases In Iraq

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson condemned on Wednesday the attack by Iran on military bases in Iraq housing western troops in retaliation for the U.S. killing of an Iranian general, Trend with reference to Reuters…

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US-Iran Crisis: UK Condemns Missile Attacks On Iraqi Bases

US-Iran Crisis: UK Condemns Missile Attacks On Iraqi Bases

Britain on Wednesday condemned Iran’s missile attacks on Iraqi bases housing coalition military, and voiced concern over “reports of casualties” from the strikes. “We condemn this attack on Iraqi military bases hosting Coalition – including…

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Stampede At Soleimani Funeral Kills Dozens

Stampede At Soleimani Funeral Kills Dozens

Iranian state media reported Tuesday a stampede at the funeral for top military commander Qassem Soleimani killed at least 32 people and injured 190 others. Tens of thousands of people had gathered to honor Soleimani…

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NATO Addresses Middle East Tensions

NATO Addresses Middle East Tensions

NATO Ambassadors met on Monday to address current tensions in the Middle East and implications for NATO’s training mission in Iraq. Speaking after the meeting of NATO’s North Atlantic Council, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg stressed…

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Iranian General’s Killing: Police Placed On Red Alert

Iranian General’s Killing: Police Placed On Red Alert

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has placed police commands and formations nationwide on red alert. This follows intelligence report that some “domestic interests” are planning to embark on massive public disturbances and sabotage to…

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Top Iranian Commander Killed In US Airstrike On Trump Orders

Top Iranian Commander Killed In US Airstrike On Trump Orders

A U.S. airstrike in Iraq ordered by President Donald Trump killed one of Iran’s most powerful generals in a provocation that risks escalating a growing conflict with the Islamic Republic. Qassem Soleimani, who led proxy…

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5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northeastern Iran

5.8 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Northeastern Iran

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake with a depth of 8 kilometers jolted northeastern Iran on Thursday, according to state television reports. The earthquake jolted the town of Sangan near the border with Afghanistan. There were no immediate…

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