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Russian jetliner crashes, killing 50

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A Boeing 737 operated by a Russian airline crashed on Sunday while attempting to land in the city of Kazan, killing all 50 on board, Russia's emergency situations ministry said. 

Relatives cry inside the main building of Kazan airport on Sunday, Nov 17, 2013. A Boeing 737 operated by a Russian airline crashed while attempting to land at the airport of the Volga city of Kazan, killing all 50 on board. (AFP photo)

"According to preliminary information, all the people on board the flight, 44 passengers and six crew members, were killed," a ministry spokeswoman told AFP.

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