Down the Rabbit Hole We Go: Iran

Nadin Brzezinski
7 min readMay 20, 2024

First, let me tell you, it was one long day. Losing VIPs never makes it a short day. Especially when they are involved in the search for the VIP in extremely rugged terrain. However, about three hours into the incident, the question arose: how many helicopters in the Ebrahim Raisi entourage went down?

This was a group of three helicopters. One was transporting the president, the foreign minister, and the local governor. That was the red flag. Governments, for reasons (assassination), don’t tend to put all their eggs in one basket. In this case, they did.

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Nadin Brzezinski

Historian by training. Former day to day reporter. Sometimes a geek who enjoys a good miniatures game. You can find me at CounterSocial, Mastodon and rarely FB