The our bodies of the 11 Ukrainians who died when Iranian missiles shot down a passenger aircraft have arrived in Ukraine for a farewell ceremony.
They have been among the many 176 individuals killed within the Jan. eight disaster, when a Ukrainian Airways aircraft heading to Kyiv was introduced down shortly after takeoff from Tehran. Iran acknowledged three days later that the aircraft was mistakenly hit by an anti-aircraft missile.
On Sunday, the our bodies have been dropped at Kyiv’s Boryspil Airport aboard a Ukrainian air drive aircraft. An honour guard solemnly carried the coffins into the airport terminal, the place a farewell observance is to final till the night.
The victims additionally included 57 Canadian residents, 17 individuals from Sweden, 4 Afghans and 4 British residents. Most of these killed have been Iranians.
The 5 nations with residents who have been on board the aircraft have demanded Iran settle for full accountability and pay compensation to the victims’ households.