Jan 10, 2020 08:26 AM IST
The Iranian government, in a statement, urged Canada to share its information after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said "multiple" intelligence sources indicate that Iran shot down the Boeing airliner after it took off from Tehran on Wednesday, killing all 176 on board, including 63 Canadians.
- Jan 10, 2020 08:26 AM IST
"There is now a body of information that the flight was shot down by an Iranian Surface to Air Missile. This may well have been unintentional," Johnson said in a statement on the air disaster in which four British passengers died.
- Jan 10, 2020 08:25 AM IST
"The NTSB has designated an accredited representative to the investigation of the crash," said the agency which probes transport accidents.
- Jan 10, 2020 07:52 AM IST
Citing an extensive review of satellite data, one official said the U.S. government had concluded with a high degree of certainty that Iranian anti-aircraft missiles brought down the plane.
- Jan 09, 2020 11:40 AM IST
The Ukrainian International Airlines Boeing 737-800, flying to Kiev and carrying mostly Iranians and Iranian-Canadians, crashed shortly after taking off on Wednesday from Tehran's Imam Khomeini airport.
- Jan 08, 2020 01:04 PM IST
In a statement, the embassy also said that 168 people had bought tickets for the flight.
- Dec 31, 2019 08:37 AM IST
Trump's conduct of Ukraine policy has raised questions about his commitment to the country's security as it battles Russia-backed rebels and seeks to recover Crimea, seized by Moscow in 2014.
- Dec 12, 2019 07:57 AM IST
The move sets in motion a process that will probably move toa trial in the U.S. Senate.
- Dec 09, 2019 08:33 AM IST
The agreement, which still must be approved by the fund's management, was reached in a Saturday telephone call between Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and IMF managing director Kristalina Georgieva.
- Apr 22, 2019 01:10 PM IST
The Central Election Commission says Monday that Zelenskiy has won 73% of the vote while the incumbent President Petro Poroshenko got just 24% support with more than 95% of the ballots counted.
- Feb 19, 2019 04:41 PM IST
Zelenskyy is known to be an anti-establishment candidate and opinion polls indicate him to be holding a favourable position.
- Dec 26, 2018 07:50 AM IST
According to a decree by Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev, 245 individuals and seven companies, mostly in the energy and defence sectors, were sanctioned by Moscow.
- Dec 19, 2018 09:50 AM IST
IMF aid had effectively been frozen since April 2017 due to Ukraine's stop-start efforts to implement reforms and tackle corruption as required by the IMF and other donors.
- Dec 07, 2018 10:30 AM IST
The Open Skies Treaty is aimed at promoting military transparency through reciprocal, unarmed observation flights over each of the 34 signatory countries' terrains.
- Dec 04, 2018 05:16 PM IST
Ukraine has accused Moscow of blocking merchant vessels from entering and leaving the ports.
- Nov 30, 2018 12:45 PM IST
Earlier this week several senior European politicians raised the possibility of new sanctions against Russia to punish it for capturing the boats.
- Nov 29, 2018 11:10 AM IST
President Vladimir Putin insisted on November 28 that Russian forces were right to seize three Ukrainian ships last weekend.
- Nov 28, 2018 03:20 PM IST
The ambassador even raised the possibility of sending German marines to the region.
- Nov 28, 2018 02:40 PM IST
The Sea of Azov is used by both Russia and Ukraine.
- Nov 28, 2018 10:30 AM IST
The United States urged European nations on November 27 to do more to assist Ukraine in its standoff with Russia.
- Nov 27, 2018 02:58 PM IST
The Ukrainian parliament late on November 26 voted in favour of President Petro Poroshenko's request for the introduction of martial law in parts of the country for 30 days.
- Nov 27, 2018 02:40 PM IST
Ukraine and Russia have traded accusations after Russia seized three Ukrainian ships after firing on them on November 25.
- Nov 27, 2018 11:20 AM IST
U.S. President Donald Trump said he did not like what was happening between Russia and Ukraine and was working with European leaders on the situation.
- Aug 08, 2018 11:27 PM IST
For the commission, a 'test vote' in association with NEM Foundation was created in July.
- Jun 22, 2018 02:27 PM IST
"The Council has imposed sanctions symmetrical to the sanctions imposed by the US government on June 11 against legal entities involved in the activities of Russian special services in cyberspace," it said in a statement.