U.S. officials suspect Iranian missile downed 737 jet

Crash scene in Iran

Teams from the Iran Red Crescent Society survey the Iranian site where a Ukrainian 737-800 jet crashed. (International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Photo via Twitter)

President Donald Trump and other U.S. officials today voiced suspicions that Iranian surface-to-air missiles brought down the Ukrainian Boeing 737-800 jet that crashed in Iran on Jan. 8 amid a volley of attacks.

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