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DR: Plane crash in Goma

At least 24 people perished in a passenger plane crashed into houses in Goma city in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the officials confirmed. Nobody from 17 passengers and two members of the crew have survived the accident. The local rescue workers are evacuating injured and dead.

Local residents in Mapendo were among the victims.

The small aircraft went down in the Mapendo neighbourhood after “missing” its take-off from the city’s airport on November 24, North Kivu regional governor Nzanzu Kasivita said.

EU condolences to Ethiopia

We are saddened to learn of the plane crash that took place today in Ethiopia

https://mobile.twitter.com/MajaEUspox/status/1104734254653755392

 At this difficult time, the European Union expresses its deepest condolences to the families and friends of the passengers and crew of flight ET302.”

https://mobile.twitter.com/AP/status/1104720232449478661

Image: illustration

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Ethiopian officials confirmed there are no survivors among 157 passengers on board.

https://mobile.twitter.com/Reuters/status/1104708607906594816

11.03.2019 AMDENDED

Two black boxes of Boeing 737 have been found, and send to experts.