According to the latest news from the Ukrainian Embassy in Iran, a special investigation team has been set up to investigate the cause of the crash. Until the findings are clear, all claims about the cause of the crash are considered unofficial.
In a statement on the cause of the crash, the Ukrainian embassy rejected the terrorist attacks, saying the crash was caused by engine failure.
Screenshot of news from the Embassy of Ukraine
It is reported that after the accident, President ZELINSKY of Ukraine ordered a comprehensive inspection of all Ukrainian airliners and directed the General Prosecutors office to conduct a criminal investigation into the cause of the accident.
According to Irans state television, citing prosecutors in Tehran, two black boxes on the crashed plane have been found.
A Boeing 737 plane crashed in Iran Thursday, killing 176 people. The victims included 82 Iranians, 63 Canadians, 11 Ukrainians, 10 Swedes, 4 Afghans, 3 Germans and 3 Britons.