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Ukraine to send investigation team to Iran to probe plane crash - Zelenskiy

Reuters | Kyiv | Updated: 08-01-2020 20:24 IST | Created: 08-01-2020 20:01 IST
Ukraine to send investigation team to Iran to probe plane crash - Zelenskiy
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Ukraine will send a team of experts to Iran later on Wednesday to investigate the circumstances of the crash of a Ukrainian airliner, President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said after meeting government officials.

"Our priority is to establish the truth and those responsible for this terrible catastrophe," he said in a statement on Facebook.

A plane crashed shortly after take-off from Tehran early on Wednesday, bursting into flames and killing all 176 people on board.


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