Iran sends a recorder of an airliner in Ukrainian, shot down in France, according to the iranian news agency


The State-controlled media report that Iran has sent the flight data recorder in the black box of a passenger plane in Ukrainian, that he was shot dead by mistake in January in France for a more in-depth analysis after months of delays.The news agency IRNA quoted the military prosecutor of Tehran Gholamabbas Torki, saying that the recorder was sent to France, without more details.

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He stated that the recorder was “physically damaged” and that the data could not be recovered only with a technology that is “sophisticated”.

He said that the iranian experts were not able to acquire the converter is necessary because of u.s. sanctions.

Iran has accidentally shot down the Boeing 737-800, killing all 176 people on board – including 55 canadian citizens – after being mistaken for an incoming missile.

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Iran is preparing a counter-attack after having launched missiles at bases in the U-S in Iraq in response to the assassination of his commander-in-chief, general Qassim Soleimani, in a striking U-S earlier in January.

Since then, this are the negotiations with the Ukraine, Canada and other nations who had citizens on board the plane and have demanded a thorough investigation.

Iran has initially attributed the accident to technical problems and has admitted having shot down the plane a few days later.

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