FILE Photograph: Canada’s Key Minister Justin Trudeau speaks for the duration of a information convention in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada January nine, 2020. REUTERS/Blair Gable
KIEV (Reuters) – Canadian Primary minister Justin Trudeau has requested for Ukraine’s assistance in dialogue with Iran about figuring out the bodies of Canadian citizens who died in a plane crash last week, the Ukrainian president’s place of work claimed on Tuesday.
“Justin Trudeau questioned for Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s help in dialogue with the Iranian authorities as regards the identification of the bodies of the victims, like Canadian citizens,” a assertion stated.
Iran admitted on Saturday it had shot down a Ukraine International Airways aircraft in mistake, right after initially denying it experienced a job in the incident. All 176 persons aboard, like 57 Canadians, ended up killed.
Reporting by Matthias Williams and Natalia Zinets, Enhancing by Franklin Paul