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    In this photo released by the Prime Minister's office, ambulances and a military helicopter stand by to transport bodies after a plane crashed in Hassana, Egypt on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015.

    Search for Russian Airliner Crash Victims to Be Finished in Coming Days

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    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai (273)

    The search operations, which followed the deadly crash of the Russian airliner in Egypt, will be completed in the next few days, Russian Emergencies Minister Vladimir Puchkov said on Sunday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — On Saturday, the Russian airliner, carrying 217 passengers and seven crew members crashed in the Sinai Peninsula en route from the Egyptian resort city of Sharm El-Sheikh to St. Petersburg. All people on board, including 25 children, were confirmed dead by Russian and Egyptian authorities.

    "I am sure that, in a matter of days, we will complete, together with the Egyptian counterparts, all necessary measures to find the bodies and will provide the necessary…. assistance and support to every family," Puchkov was quoted by the Rossiya-24 broadcaster as saying.

    On Sunday, Egyptian authorities conformed that at least 129 bodies had been recovered. Search operations were briefly suspended. Egypt has been assisting Russia in the operations and sent aviation to the crash site just following the tragedy.

    The flight recorders from the crashed plane have already been transferred to experts. The Russian government commission cooperates closely with Cairo to inquire into the circumstances of the crash and to assist the victims' families.
    Russia's Worst Air Accident: A321 Crashes in Sinai (273)


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    • Mikhas
      Suspiciously quiet in nearby occupied Palestine from where attacks by israeli-supported Daesh in previously occupied Sinai is being orchestrated, don´t you think?

      Not even condolences (apparently there were no "Jews" onboard.) or offers of assistance.

      Taking down planes in mid-flight is a Mossad speciality, not Daesh. There are plenty of reasons too. The most obvious and relevant at this point being that the Zionazi squatters are not quite happy about being back-tied by Russia in Syria by it´s de facto NFZ in the region. Russia has also effectively destroyed any prospect of getting on with the "Yinon-plan" and "Clean Break" which requires 7 failed states and mini states to be created, most notably Iraq,Syria and Libya and on top of that, the Zionazi´s now has Iranian forces and Hezbollah just over the border from occupied Golan.
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