Pakistan Air Force plane crashes in capital Islamabad: Spokesman

A file photo of a JF-17 Thunder fighter jet of the Pakistan Air Force taking off from Mushaf base in Sargodha, north of Pakistan. (File photo: Reuters)

A Pakistani air force plane crashed in the capital city of Islamabad on Wednesday morning, a spokesman for the air force said.

“We are ascertaining the losses,” the spokesman told Reuters by phone. The type and make of the aircraft was not immediately clear.

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