Crash site of Iranian President located, Raisi confirmed dead

by | May 19, 2024

The helicopter that went down in Iran on Sunday transporting Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has been located by search teams, according to a report from the state news agency IRNA early Monday.

Iranian state television said Monday there is “no sign of life” seen at the crash site of a helicopter that was carrying President Ebrahim Raisi and others.

Update: According to Mehr News Agency, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has died. The crash also claimed the life of Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian and other officials on board.


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