Iran sends recorder from downed Ukrainian jetliner to France, according to Iranian news agency

By Staff The Associated Press Posted June 29, 2020 6:57 pm     Updated June 29, 2020 6:58 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ State-run media is reporting that Iran has…

Threatened by Iranian regime, family of Flight 752 victim flees to Edmonton

The family of a graduate student killed when Iran shot down a commercial plane two months ago has fled to Canada, alleging they were being threatened by authorities. The mother, father, brother and aunt of Amir Hossein Saeedinia, a University…

Iran plane crash means U of A research projects left unfinished

February 24 2020 2:41pm The University of Alberta has created a memorial fund to create two scholarships for graduate students. Breanna Karstens-Smith explains that many of the plane crash victims left research projects and innovations behind. ‘ }); } else…

Edmontonians gather at city hall to honour Flight 752 crash victims with condolence book

A condolence book for the families of local victims aboard Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 was officially presented to the Iranian Heritage Society of Edmonton on Saturday. “This is the testimony of what Canada is,” said Reza Akbari, the president of…

Tribute for victims of Iranian plane crash to be held at Edmonton City Hall

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 18, 2020 5:15 pm Updated February 18, 2020 5:59 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A tribute is being held Saturday in Edmonton to…

Justin Trudeau thanks big city mayors for their support following Iran plane crash

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau became visibly emotional on Thursday morning at a Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) press conference with Canada’s big city mayors, thanking them for their support in the days following the tragic downing of a passenger…

Ottawa will match Canada Strong donations for Iran plane crash victims

By Global News Posted January 22, 2020 2:22 pm Updated January 22, 2020 5:08 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The federal government says it will contribute to a national campaign…