Trudeau insists Iran respect families' wishes when it comes to burials

Published on January 22, 2020, 8:00 am

Published by BC Local News

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is insisting Iran respect the wishes of families when it comes to burying those who died when a passenger jet was shot down outside Tehran. Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne says a number of victims have already had their remains buried in Iran. All 176 people on board the Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 were killed when the it crashed outside Tehran earlier this month after being hit by two Iranian surface-to-air missiles. (The Canadian Press)

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