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Iran Remembers 290 Passengers, Crew Killed in US Downing of Civilian Plane

Iran Remembers 290 Passengers, Crew Killed in US Downing of Civilian Plane

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran on Thursday commemorated the 32nd anniversary of the downing of its passenger aircraft by a US Navy guided-missile cruiser over the Persian Gulf, which killed 290 people. - Politics news - A memorial ceremony was held today on the eve of the tragedy’s anniversary, with the participants, including the families of the victims and local officials, tossing...

Downing of Saudi Jet Sign of Yemeni Air Defense’s Great Progress: Ansarullah

Downing of Saudi Jet Sign of Yemeni Air Defense’s Great Progress: Ansarullah

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The spokesman for Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement called the recent shoot-down of a Saudi-led coalition jet in the skies of Jawf province as a “fatal blow” to the aggressors, saying it indicated that Yemeni air defense units have made significant progress in the field of defense - World news - “The downing of the Tornado fighter jet in the skies of...

Iran Vows Decisive Response to US Retaliation for Drone Downing

Iran Vows Decisive Response to US Retaliation for Drone Downing

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran will respond firmly to US aggression should it retaliate, spokesman for the Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) said after the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) downed a US drone, violating the Iranian airspace. - Politics news - “The Iranian Armed Forces defended the airspace of the country and responded to the American drone’s aggression according...