In Tehran landed fighter jets intercepted an Iranian plane

Fighter jets intercepted an Iranian plane landed in Tehran, it follows from the online scoreboard, international airport of Imam Khomeini.

Earlier it was reported about the convergence of fighters with Iranian passenger plane of the airline Mahan Air, flying from Tehran to Beirut.

Initially there was information that fighters intercepted an Iranian passenger plane, could be Israeli, then broadcaster IRIB, citing data from the flight crew announced that we are talking about American fighters.

Iranian foreign Minister announced that Tehran is studying the circumstances of the incident, but did not specify the guilty, saying that he would take necessary political and legal measures, as soon as I get more information about it.

However, the Department stressed that the responsibility for any possible incident with the aircraft during the return flight to Iran will be on the United States.

Iranian media reported several people injured when the pilot of the plane tried to leave from collision with the fighters. The incident, according to media reports, occurred in the district of al-TANF in Syria, where the us forces. A passenger plane landed in Beirut, landed passengers, refueled, then flew back to Tehran.