Wagner boss Yevgeny Prigozhin has been killed in a plane crash in Russia, with nine other people on board also dead.
Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency has stated that Wagner head Yevgeny Prigozhin has died in the plane crash outside of Tver, Russia.
He was a major ally and military supporter of Vladimir Putin, Russia’s president.
The aircraft is said to have crashed in the Tver region, north of Moscow, Russia. A few videos have appeared on social media showing the jet as it crashed.