Iran's CAO rejects hijack of Ukrainian plane

Tehran (IP) - The Spokesman of Iran's Civil Aviation Organization (CAO) rejected on Tuesday the rumors on the hijack of a Ukrainian plane.

Iran Press/Iran news: Mohammad Hassan Zibakhsh announced that the Ukrainian planed left Kabul's airport to Iran's Mashhad yesterday on Monday and after fueling it left Mashhad for Kiev.

"The plane landed in Kiev's airport around 9:50 pm," Zibakhsh added.

According to Zibakhsh, the documents on the landing of the Ukrainian plane at Kiev airport are available and will be released by CAO in the next few minutes.

According to some news agencies, a Ukrainian plane that arrived in Afghanistan to evacuate Ukrainians has been hijacked by unidentified people who flew it into Iran.


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