Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at a news conference in Ottawa on Friday. Photo: AFP Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at a news conference in Ottawa on Friday. Photo: AFP
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at a news conference in Ottawa on Friday. Photo: AFP

Canada to give families of Iran plane tragedy victims US$19,000 each

  • Trudeau says he still expects Tehran to compensate relatives, but funds are needed now for funerals, bills and travel costs
  • Asked if US is to blame for incident, prime minister says Iran bears full responsibility for shooting down civilian aircraft

Topic |   US-Iran tensions
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at a news conference in Ottawa on Friday. Photo: AFP Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at a news conference in Ottawa on Friday. Photo: AFP
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at a news conference in Ottawa on Friday. Photo: AFP
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