Ukraine supports Canada's version that the crash of the UIA plane in Iran was a terrorist attack. This was stated by the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksiy Danilov, RBC-Ukraine reports.
“Today I can say that we are inclined to think that the decision made by the Canadian court was that it was a terrorist attack against a Ukrainian plane. Today we are more and more inclined to this idea, and we confirm this opinion,” Danilov said.
As we reported earlier, on January 8, Boeing 737 of Ukraine's International Airlines (PS 752 flight) with 176 passengers aboard crashed in Tehran, not far from Imam Khomeini airport.
11 citizens of Ukraine died in the crash. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky reported that the passenger plane crash in the Iranian capital had left no survivors.
On the morning of Saturday, January 11, the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces announced that a missile launched by the Islamic Revolutionary Guards military center hit the Ukrainian Boeing 737 plane.
The results of the decryption of information from the aircraft's flight recorders carried out in France confirmed that the disaster was the result of a missile attack.
On February 20, the Iranian Military Prosecutor's Office announced the completion of the investigation into the downing of Ukraine International Airlines plane.