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Russian president condoles with Rouhani over deadly plane crash

Moscow, Russian President Vladimir Putin extended condolences to his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on Sunday over the deadly plane crash in southern Iran which killed dozens of people.

President Putin sympathized with the families of the victims.

The Aseman Airlines plane was en route from Tehran to Yasouj when it went down in a mountainous area near Semirom, Isfahan province.

All the 60 passengers and the six crew members aboard the ATR-72 were killed.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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