It should be frowned upon for a minister or proxy to call a CEO of a state entity enquiring about opportunities for comrades, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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An Iranian college student facing deportation has ignited outrage from local community members to politicians on Capitol Hill.
This week Britain, France, and Germany activated a dispute mechanism in the 2015 deal in an attempt to re-commit it to the agreement. They will fail.
Khamenei was notably quiet on the Ukrainian Flight 752 crash, however, only briefly mentioning it as a "bitter accident."
US officials told NBC that Trump approved a US military strike against Soleimani if Iran killed in American back in June of 2019.
National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien appeared on Fox News Sunday and said that a "maximum pressure campaign" against Iran is working.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said he was "outraged" by another missile attack on an Iraqi airbase where US forces have been stationed, as neighboring Iran signalled a wish to de-escalate tensions.
The passenger plane bound for Kyiv, Ukraine, was taken down by an Iranian missile shortly after taking off from Tehran on Wednesday.
People on Flight PS 752 included 82 Iranians, 63 Canadians, and 11 Ukrainians, as well as nationals from Sweden, Afghanistan, Germany, and the UK.
Iran claims the plane crashed due to technical problems. US, British, and Canadian intelligence say it was likely shot down by Iran missile.
There are suspicions that Iran shot down a passenger jet amid tensions with the US. Here are three other times something like this has happened.
The president recalled how US military officials counted down the seconds leading up to the strike outside the Baghdad International airport.
President Donald Trump on Friday warned Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, to be "very careful with his words."
Qassem Suleimani, who was killed in a US drone strike in Baghdad, was widely considered to be the most powerful man in Iran after the supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that everyone responsible for the accidental shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner last week must be punished.
Iran's government on Monday denied a "cover-up" after it took days for the armed forces to admit a Ukrainian airliner was shot down by mistake last week.
The Swiss embassy in Tehran has been used by the American government to communicate with Iran since the 1979 Iranian Revolution.
In a statement early Saturday morning, Iran said that its military accidentally shot down the plane, killing 176 people.
Decapitation strikes generally only offer short-term gains while failing to address root problems. Soleimani's killing is poised to be no different.
Experts fear that moving around pieces of debris could effectively destroy evidence. Iran has also been reluctant to share the plane's black boxes.
US officials reportedly said they saw Iranian radar systems lock on the aircraft before it was shot down.
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