President of Ukraine

Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Justin Trudeau agreed on the need to cease speculation about the air crash in Iran

10 January 2020 - 20:44

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy and Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau have discussed the situation on the investigation into the causes of the crash of the Ukrainian plane in Iran for the second time. The parties agreed that there should be a thorough approach to the study of information, as well as close cooperation of the international partners in data exchange.

Volodymyr Zelenskyy said he was in contact with numerous countries. In particular, he had a conversation with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on January 10 and met with representatives of the US and UK embassies in Ukraine. Ukrainian experts analyze the data received. All versions of the causes of the crash are considered possible.

The President of Ukraine confirmed that the Iranian party facilitated the investigation and provided access to the site of the plane crash, to the aircraft fragments and black boxes.

The parties agreed that speculation on the tragedy should be ceased and that an objective and comprehensive investigation should be facilitated in every possible way.