Plane crash in South Sudan claims 40 lives

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Juba, Nov 4: At least 40 people were killed after a plane crashed in South Sudan on Wednesday, media reported.

According to reports, a Russian-made plane crashed near the international airport in capital Juba, reported BBC.

The exact number of people on board is yet to be confirmed. The plane came down on the east bank of the nearby River Nile.

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Reports claim that it was a cargo plane heading to Paloch in Upper Nile State and crashed just soon after take-off.

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