Iran announces the arrest of persons suspected of involvement in the downing of the Ukrainian plane

Tehran-Sharqia January 14: Iran announced on Tuesday that it had arrested a number of suspected members of a role in shooting down the Ukrainian passenger plane, while anti-government protests entered its fourth day Some of those accused of playing a role in the plane disaster were arrested without specifying the suspects or mentioning the number of detainees, and student-led demonstrators have organized protests against the ruling establishment in Iran since Saturday, but security forces have responded to it by using excessive force, judiciary spokesman Ghulam Hussein Ismaili said.


Iraqi Prime Minister-designate Muhammad Tawfiq Allawi called on the House of Representatives to hold an extraordinary session in order to vote on granting confidence to the government next Monday, the 24th of this month.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said it cannot become natural or routine for Iranians, through their proxies in Iraq, to ​​endanger Americans ’lives.

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