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Emir of Kuwait offers condolences on Iran plane crash

Doha, Emir of Kuwait Jaber Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah in a letter to Iran President Hassan Rouhani expressed condolences over the deadly air crash.

In his letter, Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah extended condolences and sympathy over the sad occasion.

Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Crown Prince of Kuwait also in a separate letter sympathized with President Rouhani.

The plane had 66 people on board, including 60 passengers, 2 flight attendants and pilots and 2 security forces, Iran Emergency Center spokesmen Mojtaba Khaledi told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).

An Iranian passenger plane which crashed this morning had hit Dena Mountains, Iran Emergency Center announced.

The Asseman Airlines' passenger plane crashed in the Kohangan Village near the Padena region, 120 Km from Semirom in Isfahan Province, Shahrokh Konari, Governor of the Kohgiluyeh-Boyer Ahmad Province earlier told the Islamic Republic News Agency.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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