Ukraine airliner crashes in Iran killing all 176 on board

TEHRAN (AFP) – A Ukrainian airliner carrying 176 people from seven countries crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran yesterday, killing all on board. The vast majority of the passengers on the Boeing 737 flight from Tehran to Kiev were non-Ukrainians, including 82 Iranians and 63 Canadians, officials said. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin