The map of the flight shot down linerate: Valentin Ogirenko / Reuters
There is a probability that the code Boeing 737-800 “Ukraine International airlines”, shot down by air defense of Iran on 8 January, was hidden on the radar. A new version of the sinking of the liner in an interview with “Tape.ru” has put forward the Deputy of the Iranian Mejlis Alirezaei Ahmad (Ahmad Alirezabeigi).
“It is not excluded the involvement of America. The Islamic revolutionary guard Corps (IRGC) do not sit lay people, it is likely that there was some hidden code of the aircraft on radar. And was able to control the aircraft at a distance,” says the politician.
However, he called to wait for completion of the investigation and underlined that Tehran must first pay compensation to the families of the victims.
The revolutionary guards of Iran on 11 January took responsibility for the death of Boeing “Ukraine International airlines”, stating that the attack on him was caused unintentionally. According to the commander of aerospace forces of the corps of General Amir-Ali Hajizadeh, the system anti-aircraft missile system identified the airliner as an enemy object, but the statement SAM is not able to report to the command due to interference in communication and in the end decided to attack the target. The Iranian government apologized to Kiev and promised to pay compensation, to investigate and to bring those involved to criminal responsibility, arrested several people, including the direct executor of a missile strike on airliner.
The disaster has killed 176 people, most of them were citizens of Canada and Iran. After Tehran declared its responsibility for the incident, the country began mass protests with calls for regime change.
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