Russian transport plane crashes in Khmeimim, Syria, 26 passengers & 6 crew dead

Afghan Voice Agency(AVA) , 6 Mar 2018 17:24

A Russian military transport airplane has crashed during landing at Khmeimim Airbase in Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry has said. Six crew members as well as 26 passengers were killed in the crash, it added.


AVA- According to preliminary information, the incident could have been caused by a technical malfunction, the ministry said.


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