Sudan minister, 20 other killed in plane crash-TV

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Aug. 19, 2012, 11:09 a.m. | World — by Reuters

Sudanese minister was among 21 people who reportedly died in a plane crash.


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 CAIRO - A Sudanese minister and 20 other people were killed when the plane they were travelling in crashed, Al Arabiya reported on Sunday, citing the television channel's correspondent.

The Arabic satellite channel said the plane was carrying Guidance and Endowments Minister Khalil Abdalla, but gave no further details about the incident.

There was no immediate official confirmation of the report.

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