UN helicopter crashes in Africa, killing three people

Source : 112 Ukraine

There were 23 people aboard the helicopter
16:20, 10 February 2019

Open source

The UN helicopter Mi-8 carrying Ethiopian troops crashed In Africa. This is reported by the
Gulf Times.

According to the news agency, the crash of an Ethiopian military helicopter took place on the territory of the United Nations complex in Abyei (UNISFA), between Sudan and South Sudan.

There were 23 people aboard the helicopter. As a result of the crash, 3 crew members died, another 10 passengers were injured. Three people are in critical condition.

Also, the agency claims that these troops flew from Kadugli.

Investigative actions Upon the crash have already begun. The cause of the crash is still unknown.

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