Comment by the Information and Press Department on the plane crash in Pakistan
On May 22, a Pakistan International Airlines civilian plane flying from Lahore crashed while attempting to land at Karachi’s international airport. According to available information, about 100 people on board died. At present, the number of victims among the residents of the buildings which the airplane hit is being determined.
No Russian citizens are reportedly among the casualties.
We express our sympathy and support to the families of the deceased and wish a speedy recovery to all the injured.