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2-07-2015, 09:30

Tajik president expresses condolences to Indonesian counterpart over military plane crash


Avesta.Tj | 02.07.2015 |Tajik President Emomali Rahmon expressed his condolences to Indonesian President Joko Widodo over a military plane crash, Tajikistan’s presidential press service said Thursday.

On behalf of the people of Tajikistan and on his own, Rahmon conveyed his deepest sympathy and condolences to the relatives and friends of those killed in the Indonesian military plane crash on Tuesday.

The Hercules C-130 military transport plane of the Indonesian Air Force fell on residential suburbs of Indonesia’s third largest city of Medan on Tuesday several minutes after take-off.

According to the media reports, over 140 people have been killed from the crash.