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Justin Trudeau says Iran plane crash victims would still be alive if not for heightened tensions

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Justin Trudeau says Iran plane crash victims would still be alive if not for heightened tensions
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday said the victims onboard a Ukraine International Airlines plane that was shot down over Tehran last week would still be alive if not for heightened tensions between the United States and Iran. Early last Wednesday, Iran fired ballistic missiles at Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops. This was in response to President Trump authorizing an airstrike in Baghdad that killed Iranian Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani. Just a few hours later, the Ukrainian jet was shot down, killing all 176 passengers and crew. Of the victims, 57 were Canadians. After initial denials, the Iranian government...
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