16 Parachutists Killed when Plane Crashes in Russia

A plane carrying a group of parachute jumpers crashed after takeoff in the Russian region of Tatarstan early on Sunday, killing 16 people and injuring six, the Emergencies Ministry said.

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SOURCE: Reuters – Reporting by Tom Balmforth, Gleb Stolyarov Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky and Barbara Lewis