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Section: The Frontier Post (Pakistan)

      Zarif calls for rejecting politicization of plane incident
      Jan18

      Zarif calls for rejecting politicization of plane incident

      Monitoring Desk TEHRAN: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in a message referred to his bilateral meeting with his Canadian counterpart François-Philippe Champagne in Muscat and called for rejecting politicization of the Ukrainian plane incident. “In Oman today, met with Canadian FM @FP_Champagne to discuss consular, technical &...

      Countries affected by jet crash call for transparency
      Jan18

      Countries affected by jet crash call for transparency

      Monitoring Desk LONDON: Senior officials from Afghanistan, Canada, Ukraine, Sweden and the UK met in London on Thursday to discuss the urgency of support for the families of those affected in the Ukrainian airliner crash in Tehran on January 8 in which all 176 people on board were killed. The response group for the families of victims of flight...

      US Senate begins Trump’s impeachment trial
      Jan17

      US Senate begins Trump’s impeachment trial

      Monitoring Desk WASHINGTON: The historic impeachment trial of Donald Trump opened Thursday in the US Senate, as lawmakers took a solemn oath to be “impartial” in deciding whether to force the 45th US president from office. In a hushed chamber, Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, clad in a traditional black robe, raised his right hand as he...

      Trump warns Iran not to kill protesters, door still open to talks
      Jan13

      Trump warns Iran not to kill protesters, door still open to talks

      WASHINGTON (Agencies): Donald Trump warned Iran on Sunday against killing protesters who have risen up over the regime’s downing of a civilian airliner as his defense secretary left the door open to talks with Tehran without preconditions. Trump’s salvo came as Iran’s Islamic regime faced a challenge from angry street protests,...

      British ambassador to Iran arrested: UK govt
      Jan12

      British ambassador to Iran arrested: UK govt

      LONDON (AFP): Iranian authorities briefly detained Britain’s ambassador in Tehran on Saturday, according to Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, after he was reportedly arrested during protests against the regime. “The arrest of our ambassador in Tehran without grounds or explanation is a flagrant violation of international law,” Raab said in a...

      Canada’s Trudeau calls for full probe into plane crash
      Jan11

      Canada’s Trudeau calls for full probe into plane crash

      TRENTON (AA): Responding to Iran’s admission that it “unintentionally” shot down a passenger plane belonging to the Ukraine International Airlines, Canada’s premier Justin Trudeau said his government sought a full investigation into the incident. All 176 people, including 57 Canadians, on board the plane were killed in the incident...

      UK: Iran’s admission in crash disaster ‘important step’
      Jan11

      UK: Iran’s admission in crash disaster ‘important step’

      LONDON (AA): Iran’s admission that it shot down the Ukrainian passenger jet by mistake last week is “an important step”, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Saturday. “This will be an incredibly difficult time for all those families who lost loved ones in such tragic circumstances,” Johnson said in a statement, adding his government...

      Ukraine demands official apology from Iran
      Jan11

      Ukraine demands official apology from Iran

      KIEV (AA): Ukraine has demanded an official apology from Iran after Tehran admitted earlier on Saturday that it unintentionally downed a Ukrainian aircraft killing all passengers on board. President Volodymyr Zelensky said in a Facebook post: “This morning was not good, but it brought the truth. Even before the end of the work of the...

      Tehran admits it unintentionally shot down Ukrainian plane due to ‘human error’
      Jan11

      Tehran admits it unintentionally shot down Ukrainian plane due to ‘human error’

      Monitoring Desk TEHRAN: Iran’s armed forces said Saturday they unintentionally shot down the Ukrainian airliner that crashed this week blaming “human error”. The plane, which crashed on Wednesday killing all 176 people on board, was mistaken for a “hostile plane” and was hit while enemy threats were at the highest level, according to a...

      Iran invites Boeing to probe plane crash that killed 176
      Jan10

      Iran invites Boeing to probe plane crash that killed 176

      Monitoring Desk TEHRAN: Iran’s state media say authorities have invited Boeing to take part in the investigation into a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed, killing all 176 people on board. The move came after Western leaders said the plane appeared to have been unintentionally hit by a missile amid soaring tensions between Washington and...