Tehran: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has confirmed that last Wednesday Iranian forces has mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian that was carrying 176 passenger.
US shortly after the plane crash blamed Iran and said that Iran unintentionally fired this plane but earlier Iran rejected the blame and called it a propaganda but now confirmed that US was on truth. Sources has confirmed that friends and officials of Iranian President told him not to accept the truth however, President Rouhani rejected their opinion and accepted the mistake of his forces.
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President Rouhani in his tweets apologies to all the families of victims and said that this is a human mistake and our forces after investigation confirmed that it happened due to crises created because of US adventurism.
Iranian FM Jawad Zarif also share his condolence through his tweet and said that those who did this mistake will surely prosecuted as per law.
Ukrainian President wants ‘compensation’
After the truth came out, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has asked Iran to compensate the families of victims and also to pay the loss of plane and to punish the responsible persons.