Official period of mourning declared after Boeing 737 crashed outside Havana on Friday

More than 100 people were killed when a Boeing 737 crashed soon after taking off from Havana in what appeared to be Cuba’s worst air disaster in nearly 30 years, officials and state media have said.

The passenger plane, which was on a domestic flight to Holguin in eastern Cuba, crashed at 12.08pm (16:08 GMT) on Friday. There were 105 passengers, including five children, plus crew members, state media reported.

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