Newsroom Ready: Champagne recalls the moment he learned of the downing of Flight PS752

One year ago, Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne was in high-level meeting discussing Iran’s shelling of an American military base in Iraq that included Canadian troops. He saw a report about a plane crash in Iran, and several hours later he got a call in the dead of night telling him dozens of Canadians had been killed on the plane, Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752.