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January, 2020

  • 19 January

    Bodies of Ukrainian victims of Iran plane crash repatriated

    The bodies of the 11 Ukrainian citizens who died when a passenger plane was accidentally shot down by Iran this month have returned to Ukraine. President Volodymyr Zelenskyy looked on on Sunday as coffins draped in the country’s flag were carried from a Ukrainian military plane to a waiting hearse at Boryspil International Airport, east of the capital, Kyiv. Subscribe …

  • 17 January

    Iran plane crash: Khamenei defends armed forces in rare address – BBC News

    Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has defended the country’s armed forces after it admitted shooting down a passenger plane by mistake. He said the Revolutionary Guard – the elite unit responsible for the disaster – “maintained the security” of Iran. Widespread protests and criticism from abroad have put growing pressure on Iran over its handling of the incident. But …

  • 13 January

    Thousands of Iranians protest after military forces shot down passenger jet l ABC News

    A horde of protesters reacted to the regime’s shocking admission that its military forces shot down a Ukrainian plane that they mistook for a missile. READ MORE: https://abcn.ws/35QtGWh #ABCNews #Iran #Tehran #IranProtests #Soleimani #Flight752

  • 12 January

    Iran plane crash leads to anti-government protests

    Thousands of demonstrators hit the streets condemning Iranian authorities for shooting a Ukrainian passenger plane and killing all 176 people on board. CNN’s Nic Robertson reports. #CNN #News

  • 12 January

    Plane crash: Iranian protesters call for Supreme Leader to resign

    Iranian authorities’ admission that they mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet has sparked anti-government protests in Tehran, with US President Donald Trump tweeting his support. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab condemned the arrest and detention of British ambassador Rob Macaire, who was accused of ‘inciting’ protesters. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that Iran must take ‘full responsibility’ for the …

  • 12 January

    Liam Fox: Iran’s international reputation has been damaged

    Former Defence Secretary Liam Fox talks to Sophy Ridge about the Iran plane crash and Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s imprisonment. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Sky News videos are now available in Spanish here/Los video de Sky News están disponibles en español aquí: https://www.youtube.com/skynewsespanol Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: …

  • 12 January

    Truth about Iran plane crash could not be hidden: Zelenskyy

    More than 50 Canadians were on board Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 and the leaders of both those countries are demanding Iran take full responsibility for the disaster. Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said he and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani have agreed in a phone call to identify the remains of those deceased on the downed flight as soon …

  • 12 January

    Protests in Tehran after Iran admits shooting down plane

    Iranians are angry at their government for denying that a Ukrainian passenger plane carrying 176 people had been shot down by an Iranian missile. They chanted anti-government slogans and demanded that those responsible for the incident be brought to justice. Al Jazeera’s Dorsa Jabbari reports from Tehran, Iran. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish …

  • 11 January

    Vigils for Ukraine plane crash victims at Iran universities

    Videos from Tehran show crowds holding vigils and protests at universities after Iran admitted shooting down a Ukrainian plane with 176 on board. Many of the passengers were Iranian students. Hundreds of people can be seen outside the University of Amirkabir taking to the streets and chanting “there should be a trial. Resignations are not enough” and “constitution, referendum.” READ …

  • 11 January

    Iran admits ‘unintentionally’ shooting down plane – BBC News

    Iran has admitted “unintentionally” shooting down a Ukrainian passenger jet, killing all 176 people on board. An investigation found that “missiles fired due to human error”, President Hassan Rouhani said. He described the crash as an “unforgivable mistake”. The military said the jet turned towards a sensitive site belonging to Iran’s Revolutionary Guards and was then mistaken for a cruise …