A tower crane fell in the city of Kirov on Sunday evening. The crane fell on a nine-storeyed apartment building on Lenin Street. According to the regional EMERCOM, the crane demolished balconies from the first to the ninth floor. Seven cars parked near the building were seriously damaged. Fortunately, nobody was killed or injured during the accident.
The reason of the accident has not been established yet. The incident is under investigation, but it was said that the crane may not have been installed properly.
The Ilyushin 20 (Il-20) military electronic reconnaissance aircraft of the Russian Air Force with 14 servicemen on board that went off radar screens off the coast of Syria was shot down by Syrian air defense systems over the Mediterranean Sea