Sea of Iranians arrive to pay final respect to Prez Ebrahim Raisi, foreign minister Hossein Amir

May 21, 2024

Tabriz (Iran), May 21 (ANI): A huge crowd gathered in Iran’s Tabriz to mourn President Ebrahim Raisi on May 21. Ebrahim Raisi died on May 20, a day after the helicopter he and his companions were travelling in crashed near Jolfa, a city on the border with Azerbaijan, some 600 kilometres northwest of the Iranian capital, Tehran. Iranian foreign minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian also died with Ebrashim Raisi in the helicopter crash. India has declared one-day national mourning on May 21 as a mark of respect for Ebrahim Raisi.