President Kocharian’s Brother Dies in Hang Gliding Accident

YEREVAN (Itar-Tass/BBC)–The brother of the Armenian president died on Monday in an accident over the Arzni training airfield near the Armenian capital–Yerevan–ITAR-TASS news agency reported.

Valeriy Kocharian died when his two-seater hang-glider failed to complete a difficult loop in the air and crashed to the ground.

Kocharian was on a solo flight–the agency said.

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