Tag Archives: Tehran

All 66 on board killed as plane crashes in Southwest Iran

Tehran: All 66 people on board an Iranian passenger plane EP3704 died on Sunday after it crashed into the country’s Zagros mountains, with emergency services struggling to locate the wreckage in blizzard conditions. Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 left Tehran around 0800 (0430 GMT) for the city of Yasuj, some 500 …

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Iranian sees Pakistan security as its own: Iran Defence Minister

Tehran: Iranian minister of defence, Brigadier General Amir Hatami on Tuesday has said that  ‘Tehran sees Islamabad’s security ‘as its own’, APP reported. According to the state run News agency , Hatami expressed these views in his meeting with Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa. He said, ‘Respect for territorial …

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Enhanced Pak-Iran border security in mutual interest of both countries: DG ISPR

Tehran: Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor Tuesday stressed that enhanced Pak-Iran border security was in mutual interest of both the countries. Gen, Asif Ghafoor expressed these views while addressing a joint press conference in Tehran along with Gen Staff Officer of Iranian Army. He …

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COAS on official visit to meet Iranian civilian and military leadership.

Islamabad: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa in his maiden visit to Iran on Sunday met Chief of Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri in Tehran. Both the military leaders underlined the need for enhanced security and defence cooperation between Tehran and Islamabad. …

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Pakistan summons Iranian envoy over army chief’s threat to strike inside Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Foreign Office summoned Iranian ambassador to express its concern over Iran army chief’s remarks that Tehran will hit “safe havens” of terrorists in Pakistan until Islamabad takes steps to stop militants from carrying out cross-border attacks. This was the reaction against the Iranian Army Chief Major General Mohammed …

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