The Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed minutes after it took off from Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa. The crash claimed the lives of all the passengers onboard. The company shared a list of the nationalities of the victims.
According to the list, the victims also include six Egyptians, 32 Kenyans, nine Ethiopians, eight people each from China, the United States and Italy, eighteen Canadians, seven each from France and Britain, five from the Netherlands and four each from India and Slovakia.
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The flight, a Boeing 737, was heading to Nairobi from Addis Ababa. It is not yet clear what caused it to go down shortly after takeoff. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed gave his condolences to the families of the victims.