1. This photo of the Qaher-313 stealth fighter jet was released Tuesday on Iranian news site Khouz News. Many are claiming it’s photoshopped.
2. The photo shows the Qaher-313 stealth fighter jet flying over Iranian mountains. The jet was unveiled by President Ahmadinejad on Saturday.
Fars News Agency, Hossein Zohrevand / AP
3. Iranian officials claim the jet can evade radar.
ISNA, Amir Pourmand / AP
4. Many people however are pointing out that image’s background looks a lot like a generic travel photo of Iran’s Mount Damavand.
5. Plus, the plane in the official photo looks nearly identical to the one in this photo.
7. Here’s one we made with our Mount Damavand photo:
8. So what do you think? Real or not?
Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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