Iran Played Down the Coronavirus. Then Its Officials Got Sick | NYT News

In the town of Rasht, a funeral procession for a doctor who died of coronavirus. In Qeshm, protesters block a checkpoint because they fear letting in clerics coming from an infected area. And in a cemetery in Qom, a burial is taking place. The man filming provides commentary. Qom is the city where Iran’s first coronavirus cases appeared. […]

We Tracked Iran’s Covert Military Unit on Social Media, Here’s What We Found | Visual Investigations

Before he was killed in a U.S. drone strike, Iranian general Qassim Suleimani was showing up everywhere — in Aleppo, Baghdad, Beirut, with Iran’s leader, with Iraq’s former prime minister. It wasn’t always this way. For years, Suleimani was an under-the-radar operator in the Middle East. He ran an elite military unit called the Quds Force. It’s an […]

‘I want answers’: Justin Trudeau confirms missile downed plane in Iran

We have intelligence from multiple sources including our allies and our own intelligence the evidence indicates that the plane was shot down by an Iranian surface to air missile. This may well have been unintentional. This new information reinforces the need for a thorough investigation into this matter It is now more important than ever that we know […]

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