Monday, December 26, Russia declared a national day of mourning for those killed in the crash of Tu-154, said Russian President Vladimir Putin.
«Tomorrow Russia will be declared national day of mourning», – quotes words of the President, said during a conversation with journalists, the news Agency TASS.
We will remind that on Sunday, December 25, the plane of the Ministry of defense of Russia Tu-154 went missing after departure from the airport of Adler (Sochi) from the radar screens. On Board the plane EN route to Latakia (Syria), were 92 people. It was soon confirmed that the plane crashed, falling into the Black sea.
According to preliminary data, the cause of the crash of the Tu-154 to Sochi was a technical malfunction or a piloting error. Weather conditions were good. Thus, according to the reports by some Russian media that the FSB did not rule out the possibility of a terrorist attack.