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Marianna Mkrtchyan

Balayan: Foreign Ministry finds out the existence of Armenian  citizens among the victims of the plane crash in Southern Sudan

Balayan: Foreign Ministry finds out the existence of Armenian  citizens among the victims of the plane crash in Southern Sudan

ArmInfo.The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia finds out the existence of Armenian citizens among the victims of the crash of a passenger aircraft in  Southern Sudan.

As the press secretary of the Armenian Foreign Ministry Tigran  Balayan told ArmInfo correspondent, there is still no information on  this issue.

To note, the passenger aircraft of South Supreme Airlines crashed  today at the airport of the southern Sudanese city of Wau, located  650 km north-west of the country's capital Juba. As reported by the  specialized portal Airlive, onboard there were 44 passengers. The  AN-26 plane made an internal flight from Juba to Wau. The liner fell  on the runway, the fuselage was almost completely burnt out, only the  tail part remained. According to the administration of the airport,  about 20 people were rescued. Meanwhile, according to the director of  Juba Airport, a crew of five survived.

According to Airlive, South Supreme Airlines is a South Sudanese  airline, which began operations in September 2013. 

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