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Azeri president extends condolences on plane crash in Iran

Baku, President of Azerbaijan Republic Ilham Aliyev in a message on Sunday extended his condolences to President Rouhani on the occasion of the tragic plane crash in Iran.

The sad incident of passenger plane crash in Iran and death of its all passengers and crew members was so sorrowful, he wrote.

Aliyev expressed sympathy with the victims' families and condoled with the Iranian nation. He wished patience for the bereaved families.

A passenger plane 'ATR' belonging to Aseman Airline crashed in the outskirts of Semirom city, south of Isfahan province, on Sunday morning and all its 60 passengers and 6 crew members were killed.

The plane was flying from Tehran to Yasouj, capital of Kohgiloyeh and Boyer Ahmad province.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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