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Huge Gas Tank Blast Illuminates Tehran's Night Sky

Huge Gas Tank Blast Illuminates Tehran’s Night Sky

A huge explosion has occurred at a gas storage facility located in an eastern area of the Iranian capital without causing any casualties.
Iran Denies Receiving Canada’s Lawsuit over Ukrainian Plane Tragedy

Iran to Send Ukrainian Plane’s Black Box to France in Coming Days

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran will send the black box of the Ukrainian passenger plane shot down by mistake near Tehran in January to France for analysis in coming days.
Iran, France Finalize Date to Read Black Box of Downed Ukrainian Plane

Iran, Canada Discuss Investigation into Ukrainian Plane Incident

Ranking diplomats from the Islamic Republic of Iran and Canada have discussed various issues on the telephone, including the January 8 shoot-down of a Ukrainian jetliner near Tehran and the consular services for the citizens of the two countries.
5.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Iran's Fars Province

5.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Iran’s Fars Province

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake has hit the city of Beyram in Fars province, southern Iran.
Iran Ready for Talks on Ukrainian Jetliner’s Flight Recorder, Compensation

Iran Ready for Talks on Ukrainian Jetliner’s Flight Recorder, Compensation

An Iranian diplomat has expressed readiness for talks with the Ukrainian officials at any time and any place about the outstanding issues surrounding the January 8 downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane near Tehran, including the black boxes and compensation for the families of victims.
Iran Denies Receiving Canada’s Lawsuit over Ukrainian Plane Tragedy

Iran Arrests Six People over Downing of Ukrainian Jetliner

The spokesperson for Iran’s Judiciary says six people have been arrested in connection with the IRGC's downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane that killed all 176 people on board in January.
Tehran Says Resolved to Broaden Its 'Comprehensive' Ties with Baghdad

Iran Demands Iraq’s Explanation on Ship Sinking Incident

Iran has called on the Iraqi government to release a formal report on the sinking of an Iranian cargo ship in the waters of the Arab country.
Iranian Cargo Vessel Behbahan Sinks in Iraqi Waters

Iranian Cargo Vessel Behbahan Sinks in Iraqi Waters

An Iranian cargo ship en route from the southern Iranian port of Khorramshahr to Iraq’s Umm Qasr Port capsized and sank in the Iraqi waters.
Fire at Tehran Oil Refinery Kills One, Injures Another

Fire at Tehran Oil Refinery Kills One, Injures Another

A huge fire at Tehran's oil refinery has left a staff member killed and another worker injured, an Iranian official says.
Iran Deploys Military Choppers to Put Out Zagros Wildlife 3

Iran Deploys Military Choppers to Put Out Zagros Wildlife

The Airborne Division of the Iranian Army Ground Force as well as the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have deployed their helicopters to help extinguish a wildfire in the country’s south-west.