President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky had a telephone conversation with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven. They discussed the Boeing 737 plane crash that occurred in Tehran on January 8. This was reported on the President’s website.
Zelensky expressed his condolences to Löfven and offered his words of support for the citizens of Sweden. For his part, Löfven also expressed his condolences and stated that he was ready to assist with all possible means in ensuring a transparent investigation.
President of Ukraine noted that Ukraine is ready to participate in the investigation of the causes of the catastrophe as much as possible in accordance with international law.
As we reported earlier, Boeing 737 of Ukraine's International Airlines, flight PS 752 with 180 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.