Ukraine’s Boeing 737 passenger plane flying from Tehran’s International Airport was crashed in Iran, which resulted in death of 176 people, including all passengers and crew on board the plane.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadim Prestakyu said the ship had 82 Iranian, 63 Canadians, 11 Ukrainian, including crew, ten from Sweden, four from Afghanistan, and three from Britain and Germany.
The aircraft belonged to the Ukrainian national aviation company and was going to the Ukrainian capital from Tehran.
According to flights review websites, Ukrainian International Airlines’ Boeing 737 aircraft departed from Iran at 6.12am local time and fell just after eight minutes.
This video has been shared on Iranian social media after a Ukrainian plane crashed.
The Ukrainian government is waiting for Iran’s permission to go and get the deadbodies of its citizens.
The Iranian government claims that the crash happened due to technical fault.