A Turkish cargo plane from Hong Kong has crashed in Kyrgyzstan.killing at least 32 people, most of them on the ground, say officials.
The crash resulted in the [neutralization] of at least 32 persons, most of them on the ground.
The Boeing 747 crashed into homes near Manas airport, about 25km (15 miles) north of the capital, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz government said.
15 houses were destroyed and a number of children are reported to have been among those who lost their lives.
Flight TK6491 was making a stopover in Manas en route to Istanbul in Turkey.
The plane belonged to Turkish cargo carrier ACT, which flies under the name MyCargo.
But the Kyrgyz government said the flight itself was on behalf of the Airlines.
Turkish Airlines distanced itself from the incident.
“Our condolences to the families of those who have lost their lives in the tragic incident involving an ACT Airlines aircraft in Kyrgyzstan,” wrote.