Brazil mourns after plane crash in Colombia
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 29
The Brazilian President Michel Temer declared three days of national mourning via Twitter after a plane had crashed with Brazilian football players onboard.
The head of state offered his condolences to the friends and families of the plane crash victims.
He added that the country’s Foreign Ministry as well as the Brazilian Air Force will help relatives of those perished.
A plane carrying 81 people, including the Brazilian Chapecoense football team members, crashed in Colombia.
The team was due to play in the final of the Copa Sudamericana, against Medellin team Atletico Nacional.