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Iran honors foreign minister's funeral in Tehran

BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 23. The funeral of Iranian Foreign Minister Amir Abdullahian was held on May 23 in Tehran, TurkicWorld reports.

The Iranian Foreign Minister was buried in the Holy Shāh Abdol-Azīm Shrine.

Acting Iranian President Mohammad Mokhber, Acting Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani, and other officials attended the funeral.

To note, on May 19, a helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, Tabriz Province Imam Ayatollah Ali Hashim, and East Azerbaijan Province Governor-General Malek Rahmati crashed while flying from Khudafarin to Tabriz.

The Iranian President and the entire accompanying delegation were confirmed dead.

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