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Agencies | Updated:2016-11-29 16:46BOGOTA – Rescue operations at the site of a plane crash in central Colombia were suspended in the early hours of Tuesday morning amid heavy rain, Medellin airport said.Authorities were looking for survivors after an aircraft with 81 people aboard, including players from Brazils Chapecoense football team, crashed late on Monday.”Search and rescue of the crashed Chapecoense plane is suspended because of heavy rain in the accident area,” Medellin airport, where the plane had been set to land, said on Twitter. Related StoriesPlane carrying Brazilian soccer team crashes in ColombiaEnthusiasts lose one vintage plane but press on south through AfricaBlack box of plane that crashed and killed female fighter pilot foundChinas first home-made big passenger plane C919 closer to debutPhotoThai Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn to be proclaimed as new king2016 sees most asylum seekers arriving in Italy by boatDisney fan completes 40,000-piece jigsaw in 460 hoursAngels descend for 2016 Victorias Secret Fashion ShowCubans pay heartfelt tribute to Fidel CastroBritains Red Arrows perform in KuwaitMost Viewed in 24 HoursWeekly PhotoThe world in photos: Nov 21 – 27NewsmakerAngels descend for 2016 Victorias Secret Fashion ShowIce bucket in the snowSpecialPresident Xi visits Latin AmericaPremier Li visits four Eurasian countriesReporters JournalClinton loss spurs second guessing about platform, primary processVoters had to sort through campaign vitriol to get to issuesChina-JapanJapans defense white paper makes irresponsible accusations against ChinaChina-USBasketball game sparks China-US Tourism YearChina-EuropeGroundbreaking early photographs of Shanghai head for LondonChina-AfricaNew Zanzibar hospital funded by ChinaBACK TO THE TOPHOMECHINAWORLDBUSINESSLIFESTYLECULTURETRAVELWATCHTHISSPORTSOPINIONREGIONALFORUMNEWSPAPERChina Daily PDFChina Daily E-paperMOBILECopyright 1995 -var oTime = new Date();
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