Reports: Downed Ukrainian Flight Was Hit By Anti-Aircraft Missile Over Iran

The Daily Caller | 1/9/2020 | Staff
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New reports based on U.S. and Iraqi sources claim that the Ukrainian plane that crashed over Iran this week was shot down by the Islamic Republic, possibly by accident.

CBS News reported on air Thursday that Iran shot down the jet following the Iranian attack against U.S. targets in Iraq.

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Newsweek further reports that the jetliner was struck by a “Russia-built Tor-M1 surface-to-air missile system,” and that the Pentagon believes the attack was accidental.

The Boeing 737 plane contained 176 people, all of whom died when it was shot down. No Americans were on board. This occurred Tuesday night,...
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