Ukraine’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Vadym Prystaiko is scheduled to visit the United Kingdom on January 15-16, where he will meet with the heads of four foreign ministries of countries whose citizens were killed in a UIA plane crash in Iran. This was reported by the press service of Ukraine’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
"The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Vadym Prystaiko, will pay a working visit to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on January 15-16," the statement reads.
As part of the visit, the diplomat will participate in a meeting of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Canada, the United Kingdom, Sweden and Afghanistan, which is set to coordinate efforts in order to ensure a proper investigation into the circumstances of the UIA plane crash (PS 752 flight) in Tehran.
As we reported earlier, the Ukrainian Parliament placed the entire responsibility for the PS752 tragedy on Iran. 368 Ukrainian MPs voted for the respective decision, with 226 necessary to pass. The plenary day took place on January 14.
The Parliament demands that Iran conduct a transparent investigation, urging foreign governments to develop regulations that would help prevent such tragedies in the future.