Military aircraft crash in Boufarik: Messahel receives condolences of many counterparts

April 13th, 2018

APS : Thursday, 12 April 2018

PARIS – Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel on Wednesday received phone calls from his French, Tunisian, Egyptian, Kenyan and Yemeni counterparts,
who extended their condolences following the crash of the military transport plane in Boufarik (Blida).
The foreign ministers of these countries assured Messahel of “their solidarity in this painful ordeal”.
The military aircraft crashes Wednesday morning near Boufarik air base, killing 257 people, including 10 crew members, said the National Defence Ministry.