Kazakhstan military plane crash 'kills 27'

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A military plane said to be carrying senior Kazakh security officials has crashed in the south of the country, killing all on board.

Twenty-seven people were on the flight, which went down near the city of Shymkent.

The Antonov An-72 plane was carrying border service officers, including acting head Turganbek Stambekov.

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