A plane from the Iranian private airline, Mahan Air. (AP)

September 15, 2021

Passenger flights between Iran and Afghanistan resumed on Wednesday, Iran’s state-run al-Alam TV channel reported.

An Iranian Mahan Air plane landed on Wednesday in Kabul with 19 passengers on board, coming from the city of Mashhad, it said.

Regular passenger services to Kabul had stopped after the Islamist Taliban movement captured the Afghan capital last month.


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Track Persia is a Platform run by dedicated analysts who spend much of their time researching the Middle East, in due process we fall upon many indications of growing expansionary ambitions on the part of Iran in the MENA region and the wider Islamic world. These ambitions commonly increase tensions and undermine stability.