Sudan’s army says certainly one of its plane has crashed within the western Darfour area on Thursday night time, killing all 16 folks on board.
The army says a number of officials have been amongst the ones killed when the airplane went down within the stressed area of West Darfour, which has not too long ago witnessed fatal ethnic clashes.
The airplane, a Russian Antonov An-12, crashed 5 mins after starting up from the airport within the the city of Genena. That’s in step with a military spokesman, Brig. Gen. Amer Mohammed al-Hassan who posted a observation overdue Thursday at the respectable Fb web page of the Sudan’s military.
An investigation is underway to decide the reason for the crash.
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