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Iran says it has sent Ukraine airliner black boxes to France

Iran has sent to France the black boxes of a Ukrainian passenger plane its forces mistakenly shot down in January, a foreign ministry official said in a media report Saturday.
“The black boxes were transferred to Paris yesterday by aviation organisation officials and a judge, and their reading will start on Monday,” Mohsen Baharvand, deputy foreign minister for international and legal affairs, was quoted as saying by the Etemad newspaper.
“The French government has cooperated very well with the Iranian delegation and it is fit that I thank them for this,” he added.
Flight 752, an Ukraine International Airlines jetliner, was struck by …read more

Source:: Gulf times