TORONTO — Memorial services are being held today for victims of a passenger jet the Iranian military shot down one year ago.
The ceremonies are part of an international effort that began with a livestream on Thursday at 9:42 p.m. ET.
That’s the exact moment Ukrainian International Airlines Flight PS752 left Tehran’s international airport.
More than 100 of the 176 victims had ties to Canada, and at least 55 were Canadian citizens.
In a statement, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau honoured the victims and expressed solidarity with their loved ones.
An international group advocating for the victims called on Iran today to come clean on …read more
Source:: National Newswatch