28 March 2020,   18:54
Iran makes arrests in connection to downing of Ukrainian jet

Several people have been arrested in Iran over the downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane as Iranian President Hassan Rouhani warned that those responsible would be punished.

An investigation into the crash had started and several arrests had been made. He did not provide details on how many people had been arrested or what their roles in the incident may have been.

Among the arrests is the person who filmed “the scene of the missile hitting the Ukraine airplane” for further investigation. There was no mention of the person’s name or what charges, if any, they are facing.