Mourners light candles for the victims of Ukrainian Airlines flight 752 during a vigil at Mel Lastman Square in Toronto, Canada, in January – 55 Canadian citizens were among the dead. Photo: AFPMourners light candles for the victims of Ukrainian Airlines flight 752 during a vigil at Mel Lastman Square in Toronto, Canada, in January – 55 Canadian citizens were among the dead. Photo: AFP
Mourners light candles for the victims of Ukrainian Airlines flight 752 during a vigil at Mel Lastman Square in Toronto, Canada, in January – 55 Canadian citizens were among the dead. Photo: AFP

Iran blames ‘misaligned radar’ for shooting down of Ukrainian jet that killed 176

  • Flight 752, a Ukraine International Airlines aircraft, was struck by two missiles and crashed soon after taking off from Tehran’s main airport on January 8
  • Tehran’s air defences had been on high alert at the time in case the US retaliated against strikes hours earlier on American troops stationed in Iraq

Topic |   Iran
Mourners light candles for the victims of Ukrainian Airlines flight 752 during a vigil at Mel Lastman Square in Toronto, Canada, in January – 55 Canadian citizens were among the dead. Photo: AFPMourners light candles for the victims of Ukrainian Airlines flight 752 during a vigil at Mel Lastman Square in Toronto, Canada, in January – 55 Canadian citizens were among the dead. Photo: AFP
Mourners light candles for the victims of Ukrainian Airlines flight 752 during a vigil at Mel Lastman Square in Toronto, Canada, in January – 55 Canadian citizens were among the dead. Photo: AFP
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