1999: Iran USA downing of an Iranian passenger jet

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Iran asks the U.S. for an official apology to the Iranian government and nation for the July, 1988 downing of an Iranian passenger jet.  (President Reagan expressed regret in 1988.)

To: 
Iran
From: 
USA
Year of Apology: 
1990
Footnote: 
“Iran Demands U.S. Apology for Downing.” Xinhua News Agency. July 6, 1999.