Accidents and Emergencies

09 April 2020

Russian oil tankers pollute Black, Azov Seas

Russian oil tankers pollute Black, Azov Seas

Russian tankers overloaded with oil products and other fuel and lubricant cargoes have polluted the waters of the Black and Azov Seas off the coast of the temporarily occupied Crimea, the prosecutor's office of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea has reported.

07 April 2020

Eight Ukrainians injured in Hungary bus accident

Eight Ukrainians injured in Hungary bus accident

A bus carrying Ukrainian citizens to an evacuation point at the Tysa checkpoint in Ukraine's Zakarpattia region got into an accident on a highway near Budapest, Deputy Chairman of Zakarpattia Regional State Administration Ihor Shynkariuk has reported on Facebook.

19 March 2020

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12 March 2020

Two Ukrainians killed in Slovakia road accident

Two Ukrainians killed in Slovakia road accident

A Mercedes-Benz Sprinter minibus carrying a group of Ukrainian migrant workers collided with a bus in northern Slovakia in the early hours of Wednesday, March 11, according to Zilinak.

10 March 2020

03 March 2020

Avalanche risk expected in Ukrainian Carpathians

Avalanche risk expected in Ukrainian Carpathians

Avalanche danger is expected in the high-mountain area in Zakarpattia region and the mountainous area in Ivano-Frankivsk region due to bad weather conditions, the press service of the Emergency Service of Ukraine has reported

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11 January 2020

Iran admits downing UIA plane

Iran admits downing UIA plane

Iran announced early Saturday that it had accidentally shot down the Ukraine International Airlines passenger jet, The New York Times reports.

10 January 2020

CNN releases video showing plane being hit in Iran

CNN releases video showing plane being hit in Iran

CNN has released a video that appears to show a missile being fired into the Tehran sky and striking an object, around the same time that a Ukrainian plane crashed just after taking off from the city's airport.

CNN releases video showing plane being hit in Iran

CNN releases video showing plane being hit in Iran

CNN has released a video that appears to show a missile being fired into the Tehran sky and striking an object, around the same time that a Ukrainian plane crashed just after taking off from the city's airport.

09 January 2020

Ukraine studying theory of Russian rocket attack against UIA plane - Danilov

Ukraine studying theory of Russian rocket attack against UIA plane - Danilov

Ukraine is studying four theories behind the crash of a Ukrainian airliner in Iran, one of them being the downing of the plane by a rocket of the Russian-made Tor surface-to-air missile system, Secretary of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council Oleksiy Danilov has reported on Facebook.

08 January 2020

Iran plane crash: UIA releases list of victims

Iran plane crash: UIA releases list of victims

Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) has released a complete list of passengers who were on board flight PS752 operated by Boeing 737-800 which crashed after taking off from Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport today’s morning.

Eleven Ukrainians killed in Tehran plane crash

Eleven Ukrainians killed in Tehran plane crash

Eleven citizens of Ukraine were on board the Ukrainian International Airlines flight PS752 operated by Boeing 737-800 which crashed shortly after taking off from Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport.

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