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How Iranians pivoted from condemning the US to dramatic protests against their own government after officials shot down a commercial plane

Mona Hoobehfekr/ISNA via AP Iranians staged three days of increasingly fiery protests in the latest spike of tensions after armed forces shot down .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

Iranians marched in fiery protests to demand Ayatollah Khamenei"s resignation after officials shot down a commercial plane

Morteza Nikoubazl/NurPhoto via Getty Images Thousands of protestors flooded the stre.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2020

Trump says he stands with Iranians amid anti-government protests. But he"s barred them from US travel, threatened to bomb their cultural sites, and mocked the way they dress.

Mona Hoobehfekr/ISNA via AP President Donald Trump is expressing support for Iranian protesters as they flood the streets in outrage over their government's shooting down a passenger plane .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

Trump says he stands with Iranians amid anti-government protests. But he"s banned them from US travel, threatened to bomb their cultural sites, and mocked the way they dress.

Mona Hoobehfekr/ISNA via AP President Donald Trump is expressing support for Iranian protesters as they flood the streets in outrage over the government shooting down a passenger plane and killing 176 .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2020

Iran says it will examine the plane it shot down domestically — but a national air safety director admitted that the agency hasn"t been able to open black boxes previously

Reuters An accident investigation director for the Iranian government told state media on Jan. 19 that the downed plane's black boxes will be examined domestically. That refutes a statement he .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 19th, 2020

Violent Iran protests continue after plane was shot down

Monday marked the thi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 13th, 2020

Ukraine"s president wants a "full admission of guilt" and compensation from Iran after it shot down a commercial plane

NurPhoto/ Getty Iran admitted to accidentally shooting down a Ukrainian commercial airliner that killed all 176 passengers on board. Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy released a statement, saying he wants a full admissi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2020

Amazon boss Bezos to face protests from traders during India trip

Thousands of small-scale traders in India are planning to organize protests against Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos, who will visit the country next week for a company event and potential meetings with government officials......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2020

US officials believe Ukraine airliner shot down by Iran

The crew of a Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737 that crashed in Iran, killing all 176 people on board, never made a radio call for help and were trying to turn back for the airport when their burning plane went down......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 9th, 2020

Iranians tried to hack U.S. presidential campaign in effort that targeted hundreds, Microsoft says

The software giant said it detected a campaign linked to the Iranian government attempted to breach email addresses belonging to U.S. presidential campaigns, government officials and journalists......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 4th, 2019

Iranians tried to hack U.S. presidential candidate in effort that targeted hundreds, Microsoft says

The software giant said it detected a campaign linked to the Iranian government attempted to breach email addresses belonging to U.S. presidential campaigns, government officials and journalists......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 4th, 2019

US orders embassy staff out of Nicaragua amid deadly protests against the government

REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas MANAGUA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A student was shot dead in Nicaragua late on Sunday, the Red Cross said, bringing the t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

Cuba, Mexico Officials Probe Fatal Plane Crash

Cuba declared two days of national mourning for the victims of a commercial plane crash in Havana, as rescue workers intensified efforts to identify more than 100 victims who died in the disaster......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 19th, 2018

Hacks on a Plane: Researchers Warn It’s Only ‘a Matter of Time’ Before Aircraft Get Cyber Attacked

"Most commercial aircraft currently in use have little to no cyber protections in place." Since 9/11, airlines, airports and government agencies have introduced many travel security measures aime.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 8th, 2018

Pentagon Says Russian Plane Shot Down By Syrian Defense Responding To Israeli Attack

update 3: In a breaking report CNN has cited Pentagon officials who say the missing Russian aircraft with 14 service members on board, now subject of a Russian .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 17th, 2018

Syria accidentally shot down a Russian plane while fending off an Israeli missile strike

Hassan Ammar/AP Photo US military officials believe Syrian forces accidentally shot down.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 17th, 2018

Government: Highway shutdown not aimed at tribe, media

Government officials say the five-month shutdown of a North Dakota highway during protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline was not aimed at manipulating the media or an American Indian tribe fighting the project......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 22nd, 2019

New IRGC Quds Force #2 Is Iran"s "Missile Mastermind" In Lebanon

New IRGC Quds Force #2 Is Iran's 'Missile Mastermind' In Lebanon Lebanon has a new Hezbollah-dominated and backed government after three months of protests have gripped the country, which no doubt has raised a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge8 hr. 11 min. ago

LIVE: Impeachment manager Jerry Nadler lays out a "corrupt, government-wide effort that drew in ambassadors, cabinet officials, executive branch agencies, and the office of the president"

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate resumed in earnest Wednesday with opening arguments. C-SPAN and TV networks relied on the Senate's live feed of the trial filmed w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider14 hr. 41 min. ago

Xi Warns Party Officials: Anyone Who Covers Up Coronavirus Will Be "Nailed To Pillar Of Shame"

Xi Warns Party Officials: Anyone Who Covers Up Coronavirus Will Be "Nailed To Pillar Of Shame" Now that the Chinese government has finally confirmed that the coronavirus outbreak t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 21st, 2020

US Officials Admit Covert Tech Program Is Fueling Iran Protests

US Officials Admit Covert Tech Program Is Fueling Iran Protests.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 20th, 2020