Ukraine’s interior minister and other senior officials killed in helicopter crash outside Kyiv

It appears that a helicopter carrying Ukraine’s Interior Minister Denys Monastyrsky and many other senior officials crashed today.

The helicopter came down on a nursery located in Kyiv’s eastern outskirts.

This crash left at least 16 dead. Two of the dead are children.

The cause of the crash is currently unknown.

Below is a link to a video reportedly from the aftermath,