Wednesday 22 January 2020

In Pictures: Memorials held in Canada to honour victims of Tehran plane crash

Members of Montreal's Iranian community attend a vigil, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2019 in downtown Montreal. (Andrej Ivanov/The Canadian Press via AP)
Members of Montreal's Iranian community attend a vigil, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2019 in downtown Montreal. (Andrej Ivanov/The Canadian Press via AP)
A photograph is placed among candles at a memorial during a vigil in Toronto, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, to remember the victims of the civilian Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
Members of Montreal's Iranian community attend a vigil,Thursday, Jan. 9, 2019 in downtown Montreal. (Andrej Ivanov/The Canadian Press via AP)
Mourners attend an outdoor vigil for the victims of a Ukrainian passenger jet which crashed in Iran, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada January 9, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
Flowers and candles are left among photographs at a memorial during a vigil in Toronto, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, to remember the victims of the civilian Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in a candle light vigil for victims of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Ottawa, Ontario. The civilian Ukrainian jetliner crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau participates in a candlelight vigil to remember the victims of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Ottawa, Ontario. The civilian Ukrainian jetliner crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)
Mourners attend an outdoor vigil for the victims of a Ukrainian passenger jet which crashed in Iran, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada January 9, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
Mourners attend a vigil in Toronto, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, to remember the victims of the civilian Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
Women pay their respects as they place candles at a candle light vigil to remember those killed on Ukraine International Airlines Flight on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Ottawa, Ontario. It is Äúhighly likelyÄù that Iran shot down the civilian Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board, U.S., Canadian and British officials declared Thursday. They said the fiery missile strike could well have been a mistake amid rocket launches and high tension throughout the region. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)
A woman lights a candle during a vigil to remember the victims of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Ottawa, Ontario. The civilian Ukrainian jetliner crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)
Mourners attend a vigil in Toronto, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, to remember the victims of the civilian Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Chris Young/The Canadian Press via AP)
Mourners attend an outdoor vigil for the victims of a Ukrainian passenger jet which crashed in Iran, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada January 9, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren
Members of Montreal's Iranian community attend a vigil, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2019 in downtown Montreal. It is Äúhighly likelyÄù that Iran shot down the civilian Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board, U.S., Canadian and British officials declared Thursday. They said the fiery missile strike could well have been a mistake amid rocket launches and high tension throughout the region. (Andrej Ivanov/The Canadian Press via AP)
A person kneels at a memorial during a candlelight vigil to remember the victims of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Ottawa, Ontario. The civilian Ukrainian jetliner crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)
Members of Montreal's Iranian community attend a vigil Thursday, Jan. 9, 2019 in downtown Montreal. It is Äúhighly likelyÄù that Iran shot down the civilian Ukrainian jetliner that crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board, U.S., Canadian and British officials declared Thursday. They said the fiery missile strike could well have been a mistake amid rocket launches and high tension throughout the region. (Andrej Ivanov/The Canadian Press via AP)
Several hundred people gather around the Centennial Flame for a candle light vigil to remember the victims of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 in Ottawa, Ontario. The civilian Ukrainian jetliner crashed near Tehran late Tuesday, killing all 176 people on board. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press via AP)

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