Several killed in Sudan copter crash

Twenty people were killed when a military helicopter crashed in central Sudan.

    The crash in the area of Umm Sayyala, in North Kordofan state, was  blamed on an unspecified technical problem.  

      

    The helicopter was transporting 19 soldiers, including six officers and a student who had been injured in an earlier road accident, said an army spokesman in Khartoum on Wednesday.

    SOURCE: AFP


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Cricket World Cup 2019 Quiz: How many runs can you score?

    Cricket World Cup 2019 Quiz: How many runs can you score?

    Pick your team and answer as many correct questions in three minutes.

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    Remembering Chernobyl

    Remembering Chernobyl

    The fallout from the Chernobyl nuclear power plant explosion remains as politicised as ever, 28 years on.