Germany has halted flights by Iranian airline Mahan Air into its airports. The Iranian carrier operates services from Tehran to Duesseldorf and Munich, but Germany’s foreign ministry announced Jan. 21 that a ban would take effect immediately. The US placed the airline on a sanctions list as long ago as 2011 and has been pushing for nations to revoke permissions for Mahan Air to fly into their airports on grounds that the airline actively supports the Iranian Revolutionary ...

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