He added that it had been possible to collect DNA from all relatives of those who had been killed in the plane crash. It is worth noting that it has been possible to even take DNA from a person who lives in temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
Prystaiko also mentioned that Ukrainian delegation consisted of 50 people.
As we reported earlier, Boeing 737 of Ukraine's International Airlines, flight PS 752 with 176 passengers aboard crashed in Tehran, not far from Imam Khomeini airport. Iranian Tasnim News Agency informed about that, pointing out that the reason of the crash was a "technical malfunction."
As of 7 a.m. January 8, the fate of passengers remained unknown. Local authorities feared that no one survived, because the plane was visibly on fire as it was falling, CGTN reported.