- The latest: Iran has admitted it mistakenly shot down a Ukrainian passenger jet on Wednesday, blaming human error and “US adventurism” for the crash.
- Iran’s Supreme Leader weighs in: Ayatollah Ali Khamenei calls for measures to prevent similar accidents in the future.
- The victims: 176 people died in the crash, including: 82 Iranians, 57 Canadians, 11 Ukrainians, 10 Swedes, four Afghans, three Germans and three British nationals.
- The US-Iran crisis: The plane crash came after Iran launched strikes on Iraqi bases housing US troops. Those strikes were retaliation after the US killed a top Iranian general last week.