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US warplane fly-by of Iranian airliner risked possible ‘disaster,’ says Zarif

Iran’s foreign minister accused the United States on Friday of risking a disaster after a US warplane’s fly-by of an Iranian civilian airliner led it to rapidly change altitude to avoid collision, injuring and panicking passengers.“US … harasses a scheduled civil airliner — endangering innocent civilian passengers — ostensibly to protect its occupation forces,” Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Twitter. “These outlaws must be stopped before disaster.”On Thursday, two US fighter jets “approached” an : ‘Illegal interference’ in downing of Ukraine plane in Iran: Ukraine deputy FMThe Iranian Mahan Air aircraft, which was heading from Tehran to Beirut, landed in …read more

Source:: Al Arabiya