Tragedy for UN as 19 personnel among 157 killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

//Tragedy for UN as 19 personnel among 157 killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

Tragedy for UN as 19 personnel among 157 killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

The Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed Sunday was carrying at least 19 United Nations officials, some of whom were en route to a major UN-sponsored environmental conference in Nairobi, Kenya.The World Food Programme, the UN Refugee Agency and the Food and Agriculture Organisation were among UN agencies reporting personnel losses.The casualty list also included a professor, the CEO of a restaurant company and a Kenyan soccer official.CCTV said the eight Chinese were killed, including one from…

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