No citizens of Kazakhstan aboard passengers of crashed plane in Iran - MFA
Astana. January 8. KazTAG - There were no citizens of Kazakhstan aboard the crashed plane in Iran, reports the Foreign Ministry of Kazakhstan.
"According to preliminary information, the Foreign Ministry of Iran reported to the embassy of Kazakhstan to Teheran, there were no citizens of Kazakhstan aboard. At the same time, Kazakhstani consular has been contacting 174 citizens of Kazakhstan on the consular register," said the message.
Boeing 737 of Ukrainian Airlines crashed not far from the airport of Khomeini in Teheran after take-off. The plane was bound to Kiev. According to preliminary data there were 170 people onboard. According to the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine, there are no survivors.
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