Friday, January 17, 2020
Iran has a fleet of dolphins specially trained to attack enemy ships in Kamikaze-style suicide missions, it has been reported.The military marine mammals were also trained to kill enemy frogmen - military scubadivers - with harpoons strapped onto their heads.Originally trained...
Iran mistakenly shot down the Ukrainian plane that crashed on Wednesday near Tehran with 176 people on board, US media report. US officials say they believe the Ukrainian International Airlines Boeing 737-800 was hit by a missile, CBS says.Ukraine earlier...
Two earthquakes struck near a nuclear power plant in southwestern Iran on Wednesday morning, just over a week after another quake hit the region.The first quake, measuring 4.9 magnitude, struck just before 9.00 a.m. local time in Bushehr province,...
The crash killed all 167 passengers and nine crew members on Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752. The plane was a Boeing 737-800, not the Max model that was grounded almost a year ago after two crashes. The cause...
Slain Iranian general Qassem Soleimani reportedly penned a note shortly before his death in which he asked God to accept him and stay by him.Soleimani left the paper in his room in Damascus on Thursday before flying to Baghdad,...
President Trump has put international leaders on tenterhooks after he ordered a deadly drone strike on the top military leader in Iran, Qassem Soleimani, last week. Soleimani was widely regarded as one of the most dangerous men in the world with control...
On Friday, January 3, a US drone strike killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani - triggering outrage and calls for retaliation from Iran. Elsewhere world leaders called for de-escalations following the assassination Donald Trump sanctioned.Soleimani was regarded as the second-most important person...
Supporters of an Iranian-backed militia besieged the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad on Tuesday in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes, breaking through the first layer of security at the embassy compound and damaging a reception area before being expelled by Iraqi...
Beijing (AFP) - China, Russia and Iran will hold joint naval drills starting Friday in the Gulf of Oman, Beijing and Tehran said, at a time of heightened tensions since the US withdrew from a landmark nuclear deal with...
At least five people have been killed and 300 more were injured as a powerful earthquake struck north-western Iran.The tremor struck in the Middle Eastern country’s Eastern Azerbaijan province, 250 miles from Iran's capital, Tehran.Over 40 aftershocks rattled the rural region nestled in the Alborz Mountains,...

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