Kabul: A Ukrainian plane carrying a rescue mission has reportedly been hijacked by militants. The Ukrainian Minister of Foreign Affairs confirmed to the news agency that the plane had been hijacked.
Ukraine says the plane was hijacked to Iran, but Iran has denied the allegations. The whereabouts of the plane have not yet been determined. There are unconfirmed reports that the plane was hijacked by armed men.
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The plane was carrying 83 people, including 31 Ukrainian nationals. There are indications that Ranchiat is on a military transport plane. Naturally, it belongs to the Air Force. Meanwhile, some media outlets, including The Guardian, have reported that both countries have denied the hijacking. All countries are moving their diplomats out of Afghanistan.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Yevgeny has said that Ukrainian citizens have not yet been able to reach the airport. Ukraine claims that about 50 Ukrainians are still trapped in Kabul.