Iran admits it shot down Ukrainian Airlines flight 752, blaming human error
|01/11/2020||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Iran admitted it shot down Ukrainian Airlines flight 752, saying it was accidental and blaming human error, according to New York Times reporter Farnaz Fassihi.
- “In these circumstances, the plane was accidentally hit by a human error, which unfortunately results in the martyrdom of dear compatriots and the death of a number of foreign national,” according to a statement from Iran.
- The Ukrainian jet crashed on Wednesday morning shortly after taking off from Tehran, Iran, killing all 176 passengers on board.
- Iran initially denied responsibility for the crash despite emerging reports that the aircraft, bound for Kyiv, Ukraine, was on fire before making read more >>>