Radio Netherlands Worldwide

SSO Login

More login possibilities:

  • Facebook
  • Flickr
  • Twitter
  • Google
  • LinkedIn
Sunday 21 December  

'Fatalities feared' in Kazakh military plane crash

Published on 26 December 2012 - 11:51am
More about:

A military aircraft carrying members of the Kazakh border guard service crashed Tuesday in the Shymkent region in the south of the country with fatalities feared, media reports said.

The Interfax news agency quoted the KNB security service as saying that 27 people were on board the plane, including the acting head of the border guards service. A source told Interfax separately that all those on board were killed but this was not confirmed in the KNB statement.


RNW on Facebook

RNW Player

Video highlights

Ladies on the move
RNW is keen on featuring inspiring women in our target countries, women who...
What about men?
In many countries, men don't stick around to raise their children. This is...