Kiev may appeal to the court of justice in the case of the downed Boeing in Iran
Kyiv may appeal to international court of justice in the case of the downed Boeing on 8 January, "International airlines of Ukraine", declared on Monday to journalists by the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs Evgeny ENIN.
Previously the foreign Ministry of Ukraine reported that the examination of flight recorders from the downed in Iran on 8 January Boeing "Ukraine International airlines" will start in France on 20 July and will last up to five days.
"From the very first day we realize that sooner or later we will have to go to the court of justice", - quotes Agency UNIAN Enina.
ENIN stressed that Ukraine will need to attract serious legal team. According to him, to force the Iranian side to agree to a pre-trial settlement is possible only to form an appropriate evidence base. However, before Kiev and Tehran will hold talks. "If you are exhausted the negotiating possibilities with Iran, we must go to the Council of ICAO," said ENIN.
He said that the Council of the International civil aviation organization (ICAO) is necessary to conclude, then, based on the Chicago Convention to apply to the court of justice. In conclusion should be said that Ukraine and Iran have exhausted all possibilities to settle the issues. ENIN also added that the final decision on the appeal to the UN international court of Kiev has not yet accepted.
According to him, Iran was sent at least four notes with the proposal as early as possible to start negotiations. "However, no formal response we have received and of their desire to speak, we hear mainly from some interview," he said.
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. 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.
Later in January the Iranian authorities said, according to the report civil aviation Organization of Iran on Boeing crash Ukrainian plane was shot down by two rockets of a class "earth-air" of small range of "tor-M1". According to the report, two missiles "tor-M1" class "earth-air" was released on the Boeing 737-800 from the North. After missile hit the plane began to rapidly lose altitude, while over the residential area, then faced an "impediment" to an amusement Park and fell to the ground. The ship crossed the football field has completely collapsed and caught fire.