(TT) – Ukranian plane evacuating Ukrainians from Afghanistan hijacked by unknown armed hijackers and flown to Iran – Ukraine’s Deputy Foreign Minister Yevgeny Yenin said.
Ukraine’s Deputy Foreign Minister Yevgeny Yenin was reported saying
“Last Sunday, our plane was hijacked by other people. On Tuesday, the plane was practically stolen from us, it flew into Iran with an unidentified group of passengers onboard instead of airlifting Ukrainians. Our next three evacuation attempts were also not successful because our people could not get into the airport”
Asian News International also tweeted;
A Ukrainian plane that arrived in Afghanistan to evacuate Ukrainians has been hijacked by unidentified people who flew it into Iran, Ukraine’s Deputy Foreign Minister Yevgeny Yenin says: Russian News Agency TASS pic.twitter.com/imHpp5bK6G— ANI (@ANI) August 24, 2021