To commemorate Pakistan National Day, the country’s ambassador to Iran, Riffat Masood, hosted a reception at the inaugural ceremony of a three-day Pakistan’s Cultural festival on Wednesday (April 17, 2019) at Milad Tower in the Iranian capital of Tehran.
A giant forest fire swept across swathes of South Korea on Friday, as authorities declared a rare national disaster, deploying 900 fire engines and tens of thousands of personnel to bring it under control.
The CEO of the Airline of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran Air) — the country's flag carrier — said ATR aircraft manufacturer has requested permission from the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the US Department of the Treasury for the delivery of the turboprops Tehran has purchased.
Human feces, overflowing garbage, illegal off-roading and other damaging behavior in fragile areas were beginning to overwhelm some of the American west’s most popular national parks on Monday, as a partial government shutdown left the areas open to visitors but with little staff on duty.
Syria's National Museum of Damascus opened its rich trove of antiquities to visitors again on Sunday, seven years after terrorism forced them to close and months after the government recaptured all areas near the capital.