Vladimir Putin orders probe into military plane crash with 92 lost
Kremlin says technical malfunction is likely cause of crash into Black Sea of Tu-154 carrying choir, with no survivors
Vladimir Putin has ordered an investigation after a Russian military plane carrying 92 people, including dozens of Red Army choristers, crashed into the Black Sea on its way to #Syria.
The Tupolev Tu-154 plane was carrying musicians from the famous Alexandrov military choir, as well as dancers, musicians and journalists, to a new year concert for troops in Syria. It crashed soon after taking off from the resort of Sochi on Sunday.