Canadian universities plan moment of silence for Iran plane crash victims

Universities across Canada are coming together today to honour the victims of a plane crash in Iran that left no survivors a week ago. More than a dozen universities have said they are grieving students, faculty and researchers who were…

Edmonton holds vigil for Canadians killed in Iran plane tragedy

Edmontonians gathered at the University of Alberta to mourn the 13 local victims in the downing of Ukraine International Airlines flight 752. Ten people were connected to the university. People who didn’t even know the victims turned out to pay…

Friend of newlyweds killed in Iran plane crash speaks at Edmonton memorial: ‘The kindest people I have ever met’

Amir Forouzandeh spoke at an Edmonton memorial Sunday for the victims of a plane crash in Iran. He was friends with Pouneh Gorji and Arash Pourzarabi, who were married on Jan. 1. Forouzandeh said the could was full of life…