Plane carrying Guinean military officials crashes in Liberia

Reuters , Monday 11 Feb 2013

Senior Guinean military and defence officials on plane that crashed near Liberian capital Monrovia on Monday

A plane carrying senior officials from Guinea's military and Defence Ministry crashed close to the Liberian capital Monrovia on Monday, Liberia's Defence Minister Brownie Samukai said.

"Senior Guinean military and defence officials were on the plane," Samukai told Reuters. "An investigation in now underway into why it happened."

Security sources said at least four people were killed in the crash.

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