Canada investigates reports that Iran is harassing families trying to repatriate remains of crash victims

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Identification, repatriation process for PS752 crash probe could take months, says Ukraine’s ambassador Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne says Canada is looking into “disturbing” allegations that Iran is harassing family members of PS752 airline crash victims who are desperately trying to bring home their loved ones’ remains. Responding to a video posted on Twitter of a woman pleading for Canada’s help in bringing home the body of her son, Champagne tweeted back that the government is looking into the matter. The video was posted by an Iranian journalist/activist who said Iranian authorities are telling families of crash victims not to speak to journalists. Lawyers have told CBC that family members of those killed on Flight PS752 likely are entitled to monetary compensation through civil action…