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
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

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

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
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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