On January 8, 2020, Ukrainian International Airlines flight PS752 crashed near Tehran killing 176 people, including 63 Canadians – many of whom were from Alberta.

This tragedy has deeply affected Alberta's Iranian community, and our whole province is mourning this devastating loss.

Read the statement from Premier Kenney.

Flags at half-mast

Flags at the Alberta legislature in Edmonton and McDougall Centre in Calgary were lowered on January 8 and will remain at half-mast until sunset on Sunday, January 12.

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Masoud January 19, 2020
Toronto Ontario
My heart felt, condolence to all who lost their loved families, innocent lives, my deepest condolences on this horrible event, no words,... I can't hold my tears..
Christina Scott January 19, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I am so sorry for the unspeakable sorrow you and your family are experiencing. There are no words to take the place that your loved one filled. Just know that there are people willing to hold your hand and walk with you in and through this dark night of the soul. Much love and deepest sympathy.
Janet Watson January 17, 2020
Sherbrooke Quebec
My heart goes out to all who lost family members and friends in this terrible tragedy. These victims represented the brightest and best in our society and their loss will impact our country forever.
Muhammad Durrani January 16, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest sympathies to the families who lost their loved ones. May Allah give you the strength to bear this loss.
Bob January 16, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My heartfelt condolence to family members and friends who lost their loved ones and friends in the unfortunate plane crash. May Allah/God grant mercy and heaven to those whose precious lives were snatched away and may Allah comfort the surviving family members and friends.
Alesha January 16, 2020
Melbourne, Australia
My heart breaks for the families, friends and communities of those who have lost loved ones. Innocent lives that should never have been taken from this world. Sending love and strength to you all
Azar January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
We miss you so much,you are in our hearts and thoughts for ever!Rest in peace.
Karen January 15, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Deepest condolences on this horrible event. So many innocent lives lost. No words.
Marieke Kortbeek January 15, 2020
EDMONTON Alberta
A staggering loss to so many. All possible support to families and friends.
Ellen N January 15, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My deepest sympathies to the families and friends of lost loved ones of Canadians, Iranians, Ukranians, and other nationalities affected. My heaet is broken by the senseless loss.
Tessa January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I cannot imagine the pain you must be experiencing right now. Loss is always challenging; senseless and controllable loss is the truest form of heartbreak. We mourn alongside you for the family and friends you have lost and the members of society we have lost.
Afsoon Ahmadi-Izadi January 15, 2020
Calgary AB
There are moments in life that ONE is incapable of describing through words.We all feel a profound sadness within our hearts as an Iranian, Canadian and a human being. I sincerely hope and wish that you find strength and peace in your beautiful memories.May GOD blessed you and all you have been affected by this senseless tragedy. WE WILL NOT FORGET YOU..YOU ARE LOVED!
Ruth Ramos Araya January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Sending you infinite love to your community as well to the family members. We are thinking of you and hope that healing and peace will come in the future days.
Kim Sotnikow January 15, 2020
Red Deer Alberta
Please know that across Canada, there are so many of us that are sending love, hugs and prayers. We are so very sorry for the unimaginable loss of your loved one(s).
Jessica Clement January 15, 2020
Okotoks Alberta
My deepest sympathy for all those affected by the terrible incident. I wish peace to those involved, and my condolences to the families and loved ones through this awful time.
Hannah January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Our city is poorer now. Our country is poorer. I still can't grasp all the potential that was snuffed out, but we stand with you to bear this loss of precious life. My sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the victims. My ongoing support to the Canadian and global Iranian community and everyone affected by this tragedy. I'm so sorry.
M January 15, 2020
Red Deer Alberta
A terrible tragedy and an unimaginable loss. Thinking of the families who were affected. All of Alberta mourns with you.
Moe N January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest condolences to the families of the victims. This is a tragic event that shouldn't have happened in the first place. Praying for peace, love and more humanity in 2020.
Elizabeth Gray January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My prayers are with you and I am so very sorry for the senseless loss of your loved ones.
Houri Abrishamkar January 15, 2020
Edmonton AB
My deepest condolences to all those who've lost loved ones in this tragedy. I am sending my wishes of peace and love during this difficult time.
Adeyemi Jayden January 15, 2020
Yaounde Centre
Our hearts are with you who have lost love ones in this horrible planned accident... I might not be wearing that shoe but I can imagine how hard it hurts... May the Lord of peace visit your hearts and homes and let His love fill the vacuum that the demise of your love ones have caused... Accept my love and condulences
Bahareh January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Such a very big loss, heartbreaking. We need answers what cause this Canadian Tragedy
Yasi Navidi January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Very sad. We miss you all. Rest in peace.
Deanna January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I’m so sorry to all the people who lost someone from this tragedy, whither you knew them well, were related or barley knew them. It’s so sad. I feel for you all and don’t even want to imagine what your going through. To all the people who have passed R.I.P
Farzad Abtahi January 15, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest condolences to the family of the victims and Iranian- Canadian community in Edmonton and also to all people of countries effected by this unfortunate incident .
Tanya Ducharme January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My heart breaks for every life lost and for their families and friends who are grieving. My thoughts and prayers are always with you ????
Mojgan January 14, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My deepest condolences to their families. Mere words cannot express the great sorrow of losing all these loved ones. They will be deeply and forever missed ??????
Jovanna Hahn January 14, 2020
Camrose Alberta
My family is wrapping all of you in love, we are deeply sorry for the loss of your loved ones.
Samson Ijaola January 14, 2020
Calgary Alberta
“I cannot even begin to understand what all the family's involve are going through right now, but I would like to offer my prayers and condolences to all the family.”
Joan Stefura January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My sincere sympathy for all of the families & friends deeply affected by this terrible incident. Thoughts are with you and as well all of the Iranian citizens being attacked by their Country.
Bijan Khamanian January 14, 2020
Irvine california
Having read the background of many researcher, engineers and scientists that were onboard magnifies the scale of the loss on hand. I am saddened by this very unfortunate situation and I should have never happened. My condolences to the families of the victims in Iran, Canada, US, Ukraine and all others that were onboard the plane.
Negar Tavafzadeh January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Thank you Canadain and people of Edmonton for supporting us in this very difficult time. Your sympathy provided comfort for us. You became the warmth in our hearts when our home government turned his back. You people set a new example for the world including Iranians. Thank you!
Donna Anderson January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest sympathy for your family
Jan Bourassa January 14, 2020
Fort McMurray AB
Tears flow thinking of the pain and grief families are facing following this horrible tragedy. Please know much love is sent to you from so many.
Jack Meyer January 14, 2020
Calgary Alberta
While you lived among us to shared your life with us, and if not for some reason you were taken too soon, we shall always remember you. What you have given us in this time,in wonder, and amazement you broadened us. No more can we wish this on anyone, as you were a good and happy people.
Syed Fakhar Abbas January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I am very sad on this tragic incident. I extend my condolence to those who lost their loved ones. May Almighty Allah (s.w.t) provide eternal rest to the souls and patience to the family members and friends.
Pádraig MC mullan January 14, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Thoughts and prayers to the Iranian community on the loss of their loved ones.Rest in peace.
Roxanne Goerz January 14, 2020
Beaumont Alberta
I am deeply saddened by the sudden loss of so many innocent lives. Please accept my sincere condolences to all the families of this tragic accident. I cant imagine what all the families must be going through. My heart hurts for those left behind to pick up the pieces.
Leslie Diebolt January 14, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I am so sorry for your loss. It's a terrible tragedy. Please know that there are many people in Alberta supporting you and thinking of you.
Ana January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Deeply saddened, our condolences. Love and prayers for the family members.
VISHNU BEENA GIRIKUMAR January 14, 2020
EDMONTON Alberta
I’m very saddened to hear about this tragic incident. May God bless and comfort these families, who lost their loved ones in the crash, during this difficult period; please accept my sincere condolences
Erlinda Nueva January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
We are deeply shocked at the sudden death of your loved ones. May God give them eternal rest and their soul rest in peace. Accept our prayers and condolences. Be strong and patient.
Damilohun D. Ayoyo January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
It is with deep sadness that i heard about the crash of the Ukrainian International Airline PS752. My thoughts are with those affected. I use this medium to express my sympathy and condolences to the families of my fellow students at University of Alberta, people across Canada, the people and governments of Iran, Ukraine, Britain, and others affected by this vexed tragedy. May God grants those affected the ability and fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
joanne brown January 14, 2020
wetaskiwin Alberta
Much love and prayers go out the families of those that lost their lives. How your lives will be forever changed. They will be forever missed but never forgotten.
Gail Zaplotinsky January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
With deepest & most sincere sympathies to All regarding this tragic loss!
Wyn Greer January 14, 2020
High River Alberta
Saddened to think of the loss of all life on the crash of flight PS752, especially the support staff, students and faculty of the Edmonton university.
Calvin Chen January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest condolences to all who are affected by this tragedy. Please know there are countless people around the world who share this same sentiment and are here to support you.
Kelly Wiens January 14, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Our hearts hurt with yours.
rich banting January 14, 2020
calgary Alberta
sincerest condolences to all family members a great tragedy
Hasan Ahmed January 14, 2020
Sylhet Bangladesh
A tragic crash down killing so many invaluable lives, which I believe my words won't be enough to sympathize enough, yet I would like to offer my sincere condolences to the families and friends who have lost their loved ones in that horrible incident and may the departed souls rest in peace!
Adele Haight January 14, 2020
Langley BC
There are simply no words so I will simply say that I offer my deepest condolences and that my heart goes out to all affected by this horrendous tragedy and your overwhelming loss; I am holding you and your loved ones in thought and prayer, may they Rest In Peace. God bless.
Shuvankar Mahapatra January 14, 2020
fortmcmurray Alberta
My deepest condolence to all those who lost friends and family.
Zolkefl January 13, 2020
Khartoum Sudan
Hi, I am so sorry for your loss- My thoughts and prayers go to all the affected friends and family God bless you all.
Grace Anne Castillo January 13, 2020
Meycauayan Bulacan Philippines
Our heartfelt sympathies for the bereaved family. Rest in peace in God's loving arm.
Serj Galman January 13, 2020
Jasper Alberta
My prayers and deepest sympathies go out to all the families.
David Khan January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I'm so sad to hear 57 Canadians—including ~30 Edmontonians—were lost on Ukrainian Flight PS752. 138 passengers were heading to Canada, incl. 57 Canadian citizens. Many more were young Iranian international students studying here, like Arshia Arbabbahrami, a Grade 12 at Western Canada High School in Calgary. So many bright souls were taken from this world too early and senselessly. My deepest condolences to all the friends and family around the world coping with this devastating loss.
Michelle January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest sympathies to the Iranian community. As a Baha’i I have many Persian friends and we have been deeply shaken by such a tragic loss of life. Prayers for all involved.
Kyle H January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I’m so sorry for your loss. My most sincere condolences to your family and friends. Wishing you happier days ahead in 2020.
Dawn January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I was very saddened to hear we lost so many souls all at once, people with plans to do great things in this world. My heart goes out to Iran, and all of the families there and in Canada who have lost loved ones.
Leviticus Borbor January 13, 2020
PAYNESVILLE CITY MONTSERRADO
my condolences to the bereave family and Alberta at large.
Camil & Benita Otsu January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
This has been a very tragic event and we are sending condolences to all the families that have lost a member or close relative and friends on this sad event. Our heart especially goes out to Saati kasra whom we had the privilege of friending from about 3 years ago till the end. We pray God grant all families the fortitude to bare the loss and courage to carry on with life’s journey without their loved ones.
Ruth-Ann Manganaro January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Our hearts have been broken with this tragedy. Know that we stand alongside you in your sorrow and that our thoughts and prayers are with you, your families and all of those touched by this event.
Tracey Orme January 13, 2020
New Sarepta Alberta
My deepest sympathies. May all draw strength from the memories of your loved ones.
Sharon Downs January 13, 2020
Devon ALBERTA
My deepest condolences to all those who lost family, friends or colleagues in this senseless tragedy. Your loved ones made our city, province and country a much better place. Please know that they are missed and will long be remembered. You are, and will remain, in my thoughts and prayers.
Michael Cush January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My deepest condolences to the family and friends of the victims. I cannot imagine coming to terms with such a senseless tragedy and overwhelming loss. When I see the pictures of the Canadian victims, I see such beautiful, talented and kind men, women, and children -- really the best of Canadian society. I am truly saddened by this horrific loss and my heart goes out to you.
Audrey Whitson January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My heartfelt sympathies for your tremendous loss. May you find peace and justice. My thoughts and prayers are with you and yours.
Leigh Bornn January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Hi, I am so sorry for your loss- it is especially difficult when your loss is such a public one. My thoughts and prayers go to all the affected friends and family
RuthAnn Raycroft January 13, 2020
EDMONTON AB
As a province and a country, we are heartbroken by this tragedy. My deepest sympathies to the victims' friends, families and colleagues.
Gaye Wiggins and Eugene Kretzul January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
We extend our heartfelt condolences and share your sadness. We are all diminished by this senseless loss.
Robin White , Karyn Faryna January 13, 2020
Banff Alberta
After viewing the tragic airliner incident our hearts ache for those directly impacted by this horrible event. Not only does this impact Families and Friends of those taken from our lives , but all this has such a huge impact on the Global community. We've all become victims of irrational thinking Our Hearts go out directly to those innocent victims that never deserved to meet their fate in an untimely , senseless , tragic event such as this
Peju B January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Sad indeed. My deepest condolences to the families and friends who lost their loved ones. May God comfort you all and may the souls of the departed Rest In Peace.
Maralee and Rick January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
We hear about all the beautiful people that were loved and lost and it makes us think of all the beautiful people in the world in countries that have different views from our own but are the same, loving and giving and living the best lives they can. We hope out of this senseless tragedy that people everywhere can see that no matter where you live, what your political views are, we are all the same and want the same, a life surrounded by those we love and living in peace. We are so very sorry that it was your loved ones who were lost but maybe this will be the beginning of the end of the senseless loss of lives everywhere.
Thomas Lam January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Deepest sympathy for those who lost their loved ones...
Sharon January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My family and I are grieving along with you. We are so sorry for your losses. We all lost. Edmonton and Canada lost. Your home country lost, and the world lost. The lives of your loved ones matter, and we are standing with you in this time of pain. Have our deepest condolences, and may they all rest in perfect peace.
Young Family January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Our hearts are broken for those who have lost loved ones in this horrible tragedy. Prayers for comfort and love are being offered on this season of loss.
Rashid Ahmad January 13, 2020
Peace River Alberta
Deeply saddened, my heart filled condolences for the families and friends who lost their loved ones.
Eduardo Acevedo January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I deeply regret the loss of your loved ones; Warm hugs.
Georgina Schurman January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
So sorry for your loss. Virtual hugs to everyone.
W N January 13, 2020
Mississauga Ontario
I am very sorry you lost your loved ones. My thoughts are with you and yours.
NM January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
To the grieving families, know that you are not alone. May God grant you comfort and peace on mind in the coming days, months and years.
Joanne January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I am so saddened by this tragedy and the loss is so great for the families I can't even imagine. We all mourn with you and pray for your comfort and healing. We are with you in spirit and in community - we are all one people. My deepest condolences to you.
Jacqueline Goebel January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I was deeply saddened when I heard about the plane crashing in Tehran killing all of the passengers including 63 Canadians. I did not know any of the passengers personally but I read the tributes the U of A did for the professors and students who passed and I was deeply touched by the footprint that they left. I send my deepest condolences to all the families that lost their friends and families in this tragedy.
Grace Hollett January 13, 2020
Ottawa Ontario
It was with great sadness that the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) learned of the deaths of the passengers on the Ukrainian airlines flight PS752. On behalf of the 7536 CFUW members in clubs throughout all provinces of Canada I extend our sincere sympathy to the families, friends and colleagues of those whose lives were lost so abruptly. As we learn more about those individuals, we see clearly, they each have made profound impact within their personal and community networks and this can be treasured. We hope you will find some comfort from the outpouring of messages empathizing with you at this time of great sorrow.
Jessica January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My heart goes out the families of this tragedy. There can be no recompense for what you lost. Know that your fellow Canadians no matter the race, religion, or creed, mourn with you. May you have the benefits of family, friends, and community to comfort you and help you get through this terrible loss. Take care.
Colette Cole January 13, 2020
Cochrane Alberta
My heart goes out to all who have lost precious loved ones, nothing can bring them back but I pray the memory of their love stays with you in this sad and dark time.
Jamie Collins January 13, 2020
Linden Alberta
I cannot imagine the level of devastation and grief the loved ones of those lost in this plane crash. My heart aches for you all - I pray for comfort and peace for all of those suffering.
Diane January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My sincere condolences to the families of those we lost on flight PS752. I pray that God comforts you and strengthens you as you are grieving. We stand together, we are one people.
Eleanor Thibeau January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I want to express my most sincere condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims. My heart is absolutely broken for you. Rest in peace.
Omer January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest condolences to the families who lost their loved ones. Your grieve is unimaginable. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this heartbreaking tragedy. May they rest in peace.
Ivy Gracias January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
This tragic news is shocking and heartbreaking.•Although no words can really help to ease the loss you all bear, just know that you all are very close in prayers, love and thoughts at this difficult time. •May the peace that comes from the memories of love shared comfort you now and in the days ahead. May the souls of the victims rest n peace!
Elaine Augruso January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Heartfelt condolences to the family & friends of those who died in this tragedy. My thoughts are with the victims and their loved ones."
Heather Stocking January 13, 2020
Athabasca Alberta
My deepest condolences to everyone affected by the tragic loss of life. There are no words to take away your pain, but please know all Albertans and Canadians stand with you.
Michelle January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My condolences to all victims especially my daughter's friend Dorina and family. They will be missed. My they rest in peace. My thoughts and prayers are with all victims families.
Robert January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I wish I knew what to say. Your loss is a loss for all of us - sensless. I wish you peace.
Edith January 13, 2020
Athabasca Alberta
My sincerest condolences in this travesty. So many beautiful, productive lives snatched away by politics and error of judgment. No words can portray the loss the entire world of caring individuals feel for all the passengers of flight PS752.
Alma L. January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest and sincere condolence for the family and friends who lost their loved ones. Love and prayers. :(
Sal Augruso January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My heart aches for the families and friends of the victims who have suffered great loss because of this horrible tragedy. So many precious lives taken away too soon. Know that they will never be forgotten. Please accept my sincerest and deepest condolences. God bless.
Mulikat January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
May God Almighty in his infinite mercy grant your family the grace to bear this irreparable loss.
Mona January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My sincerest condolences to you all. I can't imagine the pain felt by this tragedy - especially learning the news as of late. Sending you strength to get through this extremely difficult time. <3
JS January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest condolences to all those who've lost loved ones in this tragedy. I am sending my wishes of peace and love during this difficult time.
Dennis P Holowaychuk January 13, 2020
Smoky Lake Alberta
My condolences to the families for this tragic & senseless loss of innocent lives. A sad time for all Canadians.
SG January 13, 2020
Grande Prairie Alberta
I watched the service yesterday that was held on the UofA campus; it was a moving tribute to the amazing individuals that were lost. There are no words that can take away the pain of loosing someone you love and care about. I pray that the memories will remain strong and will carry you through your times of grief. Albertans stand with you during this time. You are loved.
AA January 13, 2020
High River Alberta
Deepest condolences to families of all passengers.
Albert Eringfeld January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My sincerest condolences to the families and friends of all the innocent victims of this tragedy.
Adeyemo Justina January 13, 2020
Abuja, Nigeria Alberta
My condolences to the families and loved ones. May the Lord grant them the fortitude to bear the loss.
Adewuyi Olaronke January 13, 2020
Lagos Lagos, Nigeria
Accept my deepest condolences please, may the souls of the departed rest in peace and may God give their entire family fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.
Lynnette & Bob Schneider January 13, 2020
Medicine Hat Alberta
There are no words to comfort the families left behind. We send our love and support as they grieve in Iran and Canada. With deepest sympathy
Andrew Skiba January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Sincere condolences to all impacted families and all Iranian peple. ????? ???? - Tas-lee-yat meegam.
Sheryl Pinto & Shayne Pinto & Charles Redmond January 13, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Our deepest and heartfelt condolences to the families affected by such a tragic event. May you find strength to face this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Our nation and the entire world stand behind you.
Lisa Patterson January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My thoughts and prayers go out to all the families and friend of Ukrainian International Airlines flight PS752.
Chetan January 13, 2020
Bathinda Punjab
My deepest condolences to people who lost their dear one in this tragic incident. May their soul rest in peace.
Shadi January 13, 2020
Manchester Greater Manchester
I cannot find any words to show how I feel these days. My heart is with all the families, friends and colleagues of people who we lost in the flight PS752. May they rest in peace.
Janice Williamson January 13, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I am sickened by this grievous loss of precious lives. So grateful for the memorial service today. Thank you for this opportunity to grieve in community. My condolences to all who knew these much missed friends and colleagues and family members. I am so grateful for the many contributions of Iranian Canadians. May this hateful catastrophe generate love and connection between friends and strangers.
Behrooz Boorboor January 13, 2020
Chaloos Mazandaran-Iran
Condolences to everyone, especially the grieving families of the victims. The catastrophe is so vast that even the sky is grieving for its travellers. Wearing black, the sky has been, for three days now, shedding tears as pure as the hearts of our beloved victims. Behrooz Boorboor Chaloos-Iran January 11 2020
Ra'ed January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Rip, very heart breaking thing. My God help their families and friends.
Dipti January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I am really heartbroken by this tragedy. May all the souls rest in peace??
Harshvardhan Raju Cherukumally January 12, 2020
Hyderabad,India Alberta
This is so tragedy and I share My deepest condolences to the families and people related to the plane crash. MAY ALL THEIR SOULS REST IN PEACE.. I really appreciate the work how Canadian Community supporting their people..
KL January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Though we did not have the honour of meeting or knowing any of the victims, we weep with you. Daily we have cried. Even now tears flow for your loss. Our family aches with sadness as the Iranian Canadian community which makes our Canada even more beautiful aches. We share your great sorrow. We pray for the grievers comfort and peace. May time heal this pain. We love you.
Diane Laverty January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
A light extinguished; a song unsung; a story still to be told; a voice silenced too soon. Thoughts,prayers, and sorrow at your loss.
Deb Bouchard January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My sincerest condolences to the families and friends of the victims of this horrific tragedy. Words cannot express my horror and sadness. I am sorry for your loss. Innocent lives lost from many nations. You are all in my prayers. May the light overcome the darkness. Let us lift each other up in peace and love. Let’s be the change, there is much good in our world...God’s blessings and protection to you all. ??????????
Emma January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
There is no sense to be found in what happened. My deepest condolences for the loss of these wonderful, loving, and generous people.
Annette Gray January 12, 2020
Innisfail Alberta
I share heartfelt condolences and tears with the victims' families and friends. God bless! Annette
Marg January 12, 2020
St. Albert Alberta
My prayers and condolences for all those who lost loved ones or friends in the catastrophic airplane crash.
Travis Emsland January 12, 2020
Cranbrook British Columbia
My sincere and deepest sympathies for your losses.
Frances Yancey January 12, 2020
Covington Washington
All day I have thought of all of you who lost family and friends. My heart breaks for all of you. You were anticipating a joyous reunion. Instead you received the worst news. It is my sincere hope that you may find a small spark of love from those who signed this.
Marjorie Larson January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I am so sorry you have lost your loved ones in this tragedy. I cannot imagine the grief you must feel. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you.
Sonja Purcell January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My thoughts and prayers go out to all the friends and families who lost their loved ones in this global tragedy.
Mary Ann Baxter January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My heart aches for your loss...and for our loss too...for we lost these wonderful people as well... Peace. Light. Love .for them and for you. Grief does ease with time's passage but never really leaves; continuing it's purpose to keep these loved ones in our minds and hearts.
Cecilia January 12, 2020
Stettler Alberta
My deepest condolences for your family's loss.
Robyn Sloboda January 12, 2020
Grande Prairie Alberta
I wish to give my sincerest condolences to all those affected by this terrible tragedy. I grieve all of the precious lives that were lost. Know that your fellow Canadians stand with you and that your loved ones will not be forgotten.
Slinder, Mangal Bal & family January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Thoughts and prayers to all that lost their lives. Rest in Eternal Peace. Thoughts and prayers for the families relatives and friends and community left behind in their great sorrow. May we live with kindness in our hearts and extend our love to all.
Renee Bezemer January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I attended the memorial service today which was a beautiful rememberance of the people who lost their lives in this very tragic accident. My heart goes out to the families and friends, and the Iranian community for this heart breaking loss.
Sean Parr and family January 12, 2020
Vancouver BC
Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time
JAMES TOOKER January 12, 2020
blairmore AB
watched your tribute to those who touched many friends made in edmonton. victims seemed very talented and well educated canadians we can be very proud to have them emigrate to share our country and values. my sympathy to your community. sinerely james tooker, coleman ab.
Trudy G. January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
This unbelievable tragedy makes me angry and so very sad at the same time. I offer my very sincere condolences to all these affected. So very sorry this happened. We are, after all is said and done, friends of friends trying to hang on to our humanity during our sorrow over this tragic event.
Moe January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I am extremely saddened by this tragedy, sending prayers and love to the victims and their loved ones. it’s just too sad and emotional. My deepest sympathy to the family and friends of the loved ones that were lost.
Pat January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Our prayers and thoughts are with all of you who have lost a loved one in this terrible tragedy. May you find comfort in your memories and in knowing you are not alone.
K.Maclachlan January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Words cannot describe the hurt that has been brought upon so many. My heart goes out to all affected, in solidarity with the Iranian-Edmonton people. I am profoundly sad to learn of your loss and wish you to know you are loved and supported by your Canadian community.
Terri Schultz January 12, 2020
3927 54 st Alberta
my heart breaks for the families and friends of all the those lost in this tragedy. Such a sad time for Edmonton, Canada and the world
A. Porter January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My sympathies to all who were touched by the victims of this air crash. The appropriate words do not come easily. This was sad and shocking.
Carole Sauve January 12, 2020
Ottawa ON
My deepest and most sincere condolences to all the families affected. A great loss for Canada. I am lost for words.
Catriona Byers January 12, 2020
Chestermere AB
I'm so sorry for the loss of your loved ones in this tragedy, there is nothing that I can do that will change anything, just know that my heart goes out to you in the hope that you feel you do not grieve alone.
Alexander Giorgis January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I feel so bad to hear that I am so crying
G B January 12, 2020
Peace River Alberta
Deepest condolences to families of all passengers and crew members.
Jenn and Alberto January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved ones. We all grieve with you and mourn this tragedy.
Lina January 12, 2020
Wawa Ontario
Sending deepest condolences to all those touched by this horrific tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May those have passed rest in peace forever more. Amen.
Hamdi January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My deepest condolences to the families who lost their loved ones. Your grieve is unimaginable. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this heartbreaking tragedy. May they rest in peace.
Carly Steiger January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I love good people. I am sad and angry that our good people were taken away from our community. I’m not Iranian, but I am a proud Edmontonian who considers those who make Edmonton home, a friend of the community. A terrible loss. I am grateful that Edmonton will honour those lost in such a gross tragedy. Peace, warmth, kindness, and empathy to the families.
Tapan Kumar Biswas January 12, 2020
Lodz Lodzkie, Poland
May God give strength of the family of those victims.
Carole McIntosh January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
We are all heartbroken for your loss. The downing of the plane was such a senseless act and we are all struggling to understand. All Albertans are grieving with you, and we ask that you take comfort in the thought that our prayers are with you in the coming days and months.
ameer January 12, 2020
PORT COQUITLAM BC
My deepest heart felt condolences to the family members and friends.
Jean and Maurice Gaucher January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
The loss of so many bright and beautiful, intelligent and caring members of our country, our communities, our academic institutions--it leaves us grieving with you, aching for your loss as well as ours. Our most heartfelt sympathies. May God be with you to ease your pain and help you to go forward to witness for your loved ones.
Momodu Victor January 12, 2020
Abuja FCT
My heart goes out to families of the dearly departed,these deaths are not in vain,this painful but memorable event will prelude a lasting peace,and there will come a time where we will seat to break bread on a dining table that cuts across every border and boundaries.
Marlene Harper January 12, 2020
Regina Saskatchewan
My warm, caring thoughts and prayers are for and about you and your loved ones.
Tom January 12, 2020
Red Deer Alberta
My the dead rest find peace in heaven and that we bring the people responsible of the incident be brought to justice.
Ben Kriegr January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I know that they’re in a better place now. They’ve impacted so many lives, and they will not be forgotten. I share my deepest condolences to the family and friends of the ones that passed away.
Julia Hill January 12, 2020
Ottawa Ont
My heart is breaking as I look at the photos of the wonderful Canadians we have lost. I am sorry for what you must all be going through. It is a loss for your fellow Canadians but such an abyss of loss and grief for families and friends. We stand together.
Nancy Baer January 12, 2020
Red Deer Alberta
We (my husband and I) are so sorry for your losses. I cannot even comprehend how painful this must be for all the friends and family who have lost their loved ones. I, myself, have been affected without even knowing anyone on the flight. Our prayers go out to you all. Take care
Jim Willett and Cindy Clarke January 12, 2020
Coutts Alberta
There are no words that can express the sadness we all feel at the loss of so many innocent lives. Our hearts and souls cry with you.
Heather Stibbard January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My heart breaks for the families, friends and loved ones who have lost someone in this tradegy. This tremendous loss in our country and around the world is difficult to describe in words. Just know that there are so many people who share in your pain. May this never happen again to anyone. May their souls light the way for peace. Remember them.
AleksandraStanek January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Deepest condolences to everyone who lost their loved ones in this horrible tragedy. Dr. Choupannejad was the kindest doctor. Rest in peace.
Adedayo Olufeyisan January 12, 2020
2, Thomas ekun str, moshalasi alagbado lagos Alberta
My thoughts are with you. Rest In Peace
Shawn January 12, 2020
Xiao Alberta Edmonton
My deepest condolences to the families and friends of those taken away in this heartbreaking air crash. Condolences to all family and their friends. Very much hope that the tragic had never happened.
Elaine January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My deepest condolences to the families affected by such a tragic event. May you find strength to face this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Michelle January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Love to all of you who are struggling to take your next breath because it hurts to take it without them. ??
Cecilia NWOYE January 12, 2020
Lagos Nigeria
My prayers and sincere condolences to all the families, friends and colleagues of all the victims. God comfort and strengthen you all.
Sean S January 12, 2020
Edmonton AB
I am sincerely saddened and pass on my deepest sympathies to those affected by this tragic and senseless event. I have learned of many in my circle, locally, and across Canada who knew and lost loved one, and my heart goes out to them, the families of those who have perished, and others who are affected. May they know they have the love and support of those around them.
Karen Hetherington January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
Sharing in your sorrow with heartfelt condolences at this difficult time.
S. Arshad January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
As someone who has close family members on this plane, my heart goes out to all those who also lost their loved ones. Nothing can replace the pain and hurt of losing someone so early. There’s nothing I can say to make the pain less but I want you all to know you’re not alone. We are also with you. may there souls Rest In Peace.
The Grimsdale Family January 12, 2020
Innisfail Alberta
Our sympathy is extended to you all at this terrible time. God Bless!
Myrna Berggren January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Sincere Condolences to the families of the people that died in Airline flight PS752.
Kammy January 12, 2020
Red Deer Alberta
There are no words that can erase the pain and profound loss you are challenged with.I wish you comfort in memories and hope time helps ease your souls.
UMER USMAN January 12, 2020
Lahore/Samanabad Punjab/Pakistan
Condolence
Doug Brinkman January 12, 2020
1001-10024 Jasper Ave AB
I met a man who lost his friend outside the Alberta Legislature candlelight vigil who said to Global Edmonton reporter" Never lose in humanity with-in you regardless all the tragedy around you. Be kind to others, say hi to a neighbour... We are human first, it's important to take the time out of our day to appreciate those around us.
Shahrzad Sanatkaran January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
My thoughts are with you. Rest In Peace!
S Young January 12, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
So very sorry to everyone for this very tragic loss of so many wonderful people. Condolences to all family and friends.
Fisher family January 12, 2020
Bentley Alberta
Our deepest condolences to all of the families, friends and colleagues of the victims. We will keep you all in our prayers for peace and acceptance.
Jason Adler January 12, 2020
Penhold Alberta
I'm so sorry for your loss
Nicole January 12, 2020
Calgary Alberta
I am so sorry for your loss. Sending my love from YYC to all of my fellow Canadians, all the families and friends who lost a loved one in such a senseless tragedy. I’m with you and I’m so sorry.
Cindy Cook January 12, 2020
Red Deer Alberta
My heart hurts for all the friends and families of those who perished on Flight 752 Ukrainian International. Canada, the World has suffered a great loss. My prayers are with you all. And may all those who lost their lives on that tragic day rest in peace.
Connie Singer January 12, 2020
Bragg Creek Alberta
Sincere condolences to those who have lost dear family members or friends. Our thoughts are with you during this very difficult tragedy.
CHINWE WINNER ANYANWUTAKU January 12, 2020
LAGOS Lagos
It's with great grief that I share my condolences with family and friends for all those that have lost the loved ones in the Iran plane crush. Do take heart. Love CHINWE.
Kapil Panchal January 12, 2020
India
My prayers are with their family & may their soul RIP.
Lyndsay Fukushima January 12, 2020
Galiano island BC
My thoughts and prayers are with you. May the love and support of friends and family surround you and may you find strength in your faith.
Dana S January 12, 2020
Los Angeles CA
I looked at each and every photograph of the victims of this tragedy. They were individuals, loved by their families and friends. I never knew them, but they have touched my life and will never be forgotten. To the suffering loved ones- I feel the significance of each life lost. They were precious human beings and my heart goes out to you.
Suryadeep kar January 11, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My heart bleeds hearing this news.God bless strength to their family.Rest in peace to all loving souls.
Gagan sandhu January 11, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I can’t imagine what you are going through and what you are feeling. But I just want you to know that you are in my thoughts and my prayer. May the memories of your loved ones brings you comfort . My heartfelt condolences to all the families. Canada mourns with you .
Dharam Bhardwaj January 11, 2020
Calgary Alberta
Deeply deeply saddened by this event. Somewhere there is a desire to personally grieve with the families, relatives and friends of those gone. Just don't have the words.
Rachel Altman January 11, 2020
Edmonton AB
I am so, so sad for all of your beautiful, hard working souls. We as Edmontonians, Albertans, Canadians and most importantly humans are all connected. We feel the pain of our brothers and sisters.It is my hope we can offer you some support and genuine love. Words fail me... so sorry. There is no fairness.
Chris January 11, 2020
Victoria BC
I wishes to express my heartfelt grief and sadness to the victims, their families and their friends. This is a tragedy across a broken landscape and the garden that is growing is all sorrow and rent hearts. War and the pretence thereof serves up this suffering and death of innocents now as it always has and Canadians say no, we do not accept hate, nor prejudice, and we do not accept the pursuit of war. I extend my sympathy as well, to every Iranian family involved. My heart bleeds for you.
Mei shi January 11, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
My heart broken. My deepest sympathy to the families who lost their loved ones. God bless
Angela Zilinski January 11, 2020
Thorhild Alberta
Sincerest condolences to all who lost a loved one.
Mina N. January 11, 2020
Calgary Alberta
We will always remember #PS752 flight ?? The impact of this tragedy is beyond words. Precious lives were lost and we are deeply saddened in our hearts. My deepest sympathy to the affected families.
Ali Hozouri January 11, 2020
Fort McMurray Alberta
We are all feeling this devastating loss in our heavy hearts and share your sorrow. Alberta and Canada as a whole is grieving the loss of so many beautiful bright stars. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in these difficult times.
Kim Villeneuve January 11, 2020
Grande Prairie Alberta
My heart goes out to all who have lost a loved one in the terrible airplane crash in Iran. This is a tragedy for the whole world and innocent people died needlessly. Sincere condolences to all the families and friends as they try to come to terms with this disaster
Lorraine Cyr January 11, 2020
11927 106st, 201 Alberta
I'm so sorry for what happened to the families who lost loved ones. You are in my prayers. ?? Even though I never knew any of the people, my heart is broken. I feel this sorrow in my heart and soul. This is a tragedy.
Ali Alizadeh January 11, 2020
East Gwillimbury Ontario
My sincere and deepest sympathies for family and friends of flight 752 Ukrainian International who lost loved ones, God bless them all.
Jennifer M. January 11, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I can't imagine how you feel and what you are going through but I want you to know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. I hope the memories of your loved ones bring you comfort and your bond with them is a source of strength.
Ashley V January 11, 2020
Grande Prairie Alberta
My deepest condolences to the friends and families of those who passed. Canada is keeping you in our thoughts and hearts. Such a tragedy.
Anonymous January 11, 2020
Edmonton Alberta
I am so sorry for your loss. Although I did not know your friends and family personally, from reading the stories of all the victims I feel deeply saddened for families. They all have contributed so much to our country and had so much to contribute in the future and we are at a great loss without them. We are thinking of you and mourning