President of Iran, Hassan Ruohani had revealed that the country is guilty of having shot down the Ukrainian plane that killed 176 passengers on board.
Recall that the plane crashed few days ago in the regions of Iran, and instantly killed all 176 passengers on board.
There has been tension between America and Iran for weeks now, with talks of war on the way.
The brewing dispute is as a result of the killing of Iran’s top general by the U.S Forces.
But this revelation comes as a shock to many and Iran’s President has apologized, calling the move and error.
He took to Twitter and wrote;
”The Islamic republic of Iran deeply regrets this disastrous mistake.
My thoughts and prayers go to all the mourning families.
I offer my sincerest condolences.
Armed forces internal investigation has concluded that regrettably missiles fired
due to Human error caused the Horrific crash of the Ukrainian plane and death of 176 innocent people”.
Read more from his tweets below;