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South Sudan : Four people died after UN helicopter crashes at (UNISFA) compound in Abyei

An Ethiopian military helicopter with 23 passengers on board has crashed on Saturday  inside the compound of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) killing four of its crew members.

The MI-8 helicopter was on routine operation carrying Ethiopian troops on rotation from Kadugli to Abyei when it crashed. Ten passengers were injured, and two are in critical condition at the UNISFA Level II hospital in Abyei, South Sudan.

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