The impact of the downing of Flight PS752 by Iranian missiles dominated Canadian politics this weekend.
The stories of the victims took centre stage as new details surrounding the circumstances of the incident emerged daily.
This week on CBC News Network’s Sunday Scrum, the panel discusses the domestic and international implications of the tragedy. Watch the clips below.
Flight PS752 crash and Canada’s response
Iran announced Saturday that its military “unintentionally” shot down the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week, killing all 176 passengers on board, including 57 Canadians. 12:21
PS752 and the global geopolitical implications
The downing of Ukranian Airlines flight PS752 brings renewed attention to Ottawa’s foreign policy, including Canada’s relationship with the Trump administration and our role in the Middle East. 8:01
Tories outline demands after PS752 crash
The Conservative Party released a list of demands for the federal government on the situation in Iran, including further sanctions, compensation for victims of the crash and the designation of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard as a terrorist organization. 5:52