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Brunei helicopter crash kills 10

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Published: 21st Jul 2012 05:34:09

At least 10 people have been killed, mostly military cadets flying home from training, in a helicopter crash in Brunei, officials say.

The defence ministry said the Bell 212 helicopter came down in Ulu Belait as it headed for the capital, Bandar Seri Begawan.

Two people are still missing and another two are injured, the ministry said.

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah has visited two cadets who survived

They were being treated in the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha hospital.

No reason has yet been given for the crash.

Brunei is a sultanate on the island of Borneo.

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