Canada forms International Coordination and Response Group in recogniton of victims of Flight PS752

Canada has announced the formation of the International Coordination and Response Group for families of victims of Flight PS752. The flight was shot down by Iran's Revolutionary Guard. All 176 passengers and crew on board were killed. Fifty-seven were Canadian citizens. 

The Response Group consists of officials from Ukraine, Sweden, Afghanistan, and the UK, and is led by Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs, François-Philippe Champagne. The group has already held a call and agree on the need for a full and transparent investigation of the causes of the crash. The priority of the group is to assist families and loved ones of victims of Flight PS752 in getting the answers they deserve. The group will continue to work with international partners to ensure transparency and accountability in the investigation.

Press release- Global Affairs Canada