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Most of the passengers crashed in Tehran Ukrainian aircraft were citizens of Iran. About it RIA Novosti said the head of local Management of emergency situations.
Earlier he said that all people onboard passengers and crew members were killed. According to officials, all the parts of the plane after the fall was on fire.
Boeing 737 “Ukraine International airlines”, EN route to Kiev flight PS752, crashed early on the morning of 8 January, immediately after takeoff from Tehran. On Board were 167 passengers and 9 crew members. According to preliminary data, the cause of PE was a fire engine.
On the night of 8 January, the Iranian military launched a missile attack on several facilities in Iraq. On the background of these events, the network began to appear the version that the plane could be accidentally hit by one of these missiles. However, Iran announced a start time (the blow was struck at 01:20 local time, 0:50 GMT) does not coincide with the actual departure time of the ship (06:12).
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