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Yemeni fighter plane crashes in Sanaa

Posted 19 February 2013 · Add Comment

A Yemeni fighter plane has crashed in a residential area of the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, killing several people, reports Reuters.

The Ministry of Defense said in a text message that the plane had been on a training flight when it came down in a western residential district.

A military official said the aircraft was a Russian SU-22 fighter/ground attack aircraft.

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