TEHRAN (Iran News) – Ukraine prosecutor’s office said that had asked Iran to provide Kyiv with the flight recorders and black boxes from the plane which was unintentionally shot down near Tehran last week. “The Office of the Prosecutor General and the Security Service of Ukraine appealed to the competent authorities of the Islamic Republic […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Amir Ali Hajizadeh, the chief of the IRGC Aerospace Force, said on Saturday that after he became “confident” that the Ukrainian passenger plane had been shot down erroneously by the Iranian air defense system “I wished death”. The passenger plane, with 179 people aboard, was mistakenly downed on Wednesday morning. It […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iran “deeply regrets” the unintentional downing of a Ukrainian plane this week, President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday. “Armed Forces’ internal investigation has concluded that regrettably, missiles fired from Iran, due to human error caused the horrific crash and downing of the Ukrainian plane & death of 176 innocent people. Investigations […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – The death toll from the Ukrainian plane crash that fell off on Wednesday shortly after take-off from Imam Khomeini International Airport south of the Iranian capital Tehran stands at 176, according to an Iranian official. Pir Hossein Koulivand, head of Iran’s emergency services, said the Ukrainian plane, Boeing 737 operated by […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – A Ukrainian Boeing 737, passenger plane with at least 170 people on board has crashed shortly after take-off from the international airport south of the Iranian capital Tehran. Ali Khashani, a senior public relations official at the Imam Khomeini International Airport, said the Boeing 737 operated by the Ukrainian International Airlines […]
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