Representatives of the Afghan Taliban, banned in Russia as a terrorist, said the deaths of a large number of high-ranking officers of the CIA in the downed in Ghazni province the plane of the U.S. air force. It is reported by Tasnim News Agency.
According to Reuters, the police chief of Ghazni said that the crash site has been found four bodies, two more people found alive, but their location was not reported. Anonymous sources in the US said that on Board were at least five people.
Initially it was reported that in Ghazni crashed airliner Ariana Afghan Airlines flying to new Delhi, but the airline denied this information. Later an anonymous American official said that the aircraft belonged to the US Armed forces — at the crash site identified Bombardier E-11A BACN, which is used as the air communication unit of the mountainous landscape.
The responsibility for what happened took on the Taliban. The U.S. side acknowledged the loss of the aircraft, however the representative of command of U.S. Colonel Sonny Leggett denied the involvement of the Taliban to collapse. According to him, the cause of the accident is being investigated.
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