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Media: Iran may send to Paris black boxes from the downed Boeing

Iran said the International civil aviation organization (ICAO) that will be sent to France to decrypt the black boxes from downed by Ukrainian Tehran Boeing, subject to the consent of other countries involved in the investigation, Reuters reported, citing sources familiar with the situation.

Previously, the Agency ISNA reported that Iran has decided to send to Ukraine the black boxes from the downed around Tehran in the early years of Ukrainian aircraft and to transfer them to another country. The Agency noted that the country could be France.

"Iran said that they will soon give their (the black boxes – ed.) in Paris, subject to the consent involved in the investigation of States," said one of the sources of the Agency.

Flying in Boeing 737-800 Kiev "Ukraine International airlines" crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran on January 8, early in the morning. Killed 176 people: citizens of Iran, Ukraine, Canada, UK, Germany, Sweden and Afghanistan.

The Iranian military on 11 January said that the Ukrainian Boeing was shot down by accident, the reason was the human factor: the plane flew near the military site and Iran was taken for "enemy target", namely, cruise missile, they said. In the Iran-said that he expected attacks from the United States, in connection with which the air defense system of the country were given in full combat readiness. The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky said that he expects Iran's full admission of guilt, a formal apology, punishment of perpetrators and compensation payments.