Russian Ambassador to Iran Levan of jagaran Sunday, January 12, visited the Ukrainian Embassy in Tehran.
high-ranking Russian diplomat signed the book of condolence, which was opened in connection with the crash of the Boeing 737 “Ukraine International airlines” in the vicinity of Tehran airport Imam Khomeini.
“We Express our deepest condolences to the families of all the victims of this terrible tragedy”, — is spoken in the message of the Russian Embassy on Twitter.
In the crash of a Ukrainian plane 8 January killed 176 people: the passengers and nine crew members. 11 January, the General staff of the Armed forces of Iran acknowledged that the Ukrainian aircraft was shot down by mistake: the air defense system of the country took the 737 for a cruise missile. The Ukrainian government promised that the families of Ukrainians who died in the plane crash in Iran, will pay 8.3 thousand dollars.