Iran’s tourism plans go awry as travellers shy away

The Iranian government’s plans to attract 20 million tourists per year by 2025 look increasingly in doubt. The tourism economy has felt the brunt of an escalation in tensions with the US, while the subsequent downing of a passenger plane by an Iranian missile did little to assuage travellers’ fears. Subscribe to France 24 now: … Read more Iran’s tourism plans go awry as travellers shy away

Syrian military helicopter shot down near Aleppo

Second SAA helicopter was downed by a missile during an operation against anti-government forces near Aleppo, and its crew was killed, Syrian state-run media reports. MORE: https://on.rt.com/ab19 Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on … Read more Syrian military helicopter shot down near Aleppo

Trump denies, later admits Iranian strikes caused U.S. casualties

After initially saying the U.S. suffered no casualties from Iranian missile attacks in January, the U.S. now says more than 100 soldiers suffered traumatic brain injuries during those attacks. Read more: https://wapo.st/39nviZF. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/

Russia reaffirms delivery of S-400 missiles to India in 2021

Russia has reaffirmed – its deliveries of the S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems to India will start at the end of 2021. Moscow has long been the main supplier of military equipment to New Delhi – However, in recent years, India has lent slightly towards the US and Israel for its arms supply. And despite US … Read more Russia reaffirms delivery of S-400 missiles to India in 2021

Iran unveils new Raad 500 missile with a range of 500km

Iran’s revolutionary guard unveiled a new missile on Sunday, according to footage from Iranian state TV. The report from state TV station IRINN showed General Hossein Salami, the guards’ commander-in-chief, and General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, head of the guard’s aerospace division, unveiling the new Raad 500 missile in an unknown location in Iran. The guard’s … Read more Iran unveils new Raad 500 missile with a range of 500km

Iraq: In the shadow of US-Iran tensions | Talk to Al Jazeera In the Field

Tensions between the United States and Iran escalated in early January after US President Donald Trump ordered the killing of top Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani. The attack also killed Iraq’s Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iran-backed militias known as the Popular Mobilisation Forces (PMF). In response, Iran fired more than a dozen … Read more Iraq: In the shadow of US-Iran tensions | Talk to Al Jazeera In the Field

Analysis: 50 US troops face brain injuries after Iran strikes

The Pentagon now says 50 US troops in Iraq have been diagnosed with “traumatic brain injuries” after the Iranian missile strikes earlier this month on the military facility where they were based. The United States originally announced that nobody had been hurt in the strikes that were in retaliation to the US assassination of Iranian … Read more Analysis: 50 US troops face brain injuries after Iran strikes

Trump downplays concussion-like injuries in Iraq attack l ABC News

President Donald Trump appeared to brush off the traumatic brain and concussion-like injuries sustained by U.S. service members after Iran’s missile strike on a military base in Iraq. READ MORE: https://abcn.ws/2RJ3aZJ #ABCNews #President #Trump #Iraq #HeadInjury #Military #Iran