Yushchenko disccused Tu-154 crash with Emergency Minister
Group of rescuers was sent to the scene
Victor Yushchenko has returned to Kyiv to mark the fifteenth anniversary of Ukraine’s independence, according to the President’s press-office.
In Kyiv’s Boryspil Airport, the Head of State met with Emergency Minister Viktor Baloha to discuss last hour’s crash of a Russian passenger plane near the village of Sukha Balka, Donetsk oblast. The minister told him they had immediately sent a group of rescuers to the scene to deal with the aftermath of the tragedy and quickly identify bodies. Mr. Baloha added they were helping their Russian colleagues.