Revolutionary Guard
Politics2017-01-22

CONSPIRACY THEORIES ON PLASCO: FIRE OR EXPLOSION?

Was the collapse of the Plasco Mall in central Tehran the result of fire or bomb explosion? Several conspiracy theorists were brought up after the disastrous incident on Thursday. Some accuse the Revolutionary Guard, others the "Organization for Poor" (Bonyad Mostazafan). Similar theories were mentioned after the 9/11 attacks in the U.S.
Society2017-01-21

CONSPIRACY THEORIES ON PLASCO: FIRE OR EXPLOSION?

The collapse of the Plasco mall in Tehran caused some people questioning the real reason for the incident. Looking at one of the videos showing the moment of the collapse, some people want to believe that an explosion has taken place. Some think that ISIS was behind it, others accuse the Revolutionary Guard. Similar conspiracy theories were brought up after 9/11. Also in the U.S. some people claimed that explosions had brought the Twin Towers down. But experts have denounced such theories and[...]