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Families mourn victims of Air Algerie crash in Mali

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PARIS/BAMAKO - Family members of those killed on the Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali were taken to the wreckage to grieve on Saturday as French President Francois Hollande announced three days of mourning. | Video

Families mourn victims of Air Algerie crash in Mali

PARIS/BAMAKO - Family members of those killed on the Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali were taken to the wreckage to grieve on Saturday as French President Francois Hollande announced three days of mourning. | Video

World, United Nations 26 Jul 2014

Militants kill two Tunisian soldiers near Algerian border: army

TUNIS - At least 2 Tunisian soldiers were killed on Saturday when Islamist militants attacked a checkpoint in a remote area of Kef region near the Algerian border, the second attack on an outpost in less than two weeks, authorities said.

World, Tunisia, 26 Jul 2014

Bad weather seen as probable cause of Air Algerie crash

PARIS/BAMAKO - Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African country of Mali that killed all 118 people on board, French officials said on Friday.

World, Africa, 25 Jul 2014

Air France ends diversion from Mali crash site

PARIS - Air France-KLM ended on Friday a temporary "precautionary measure" which diverted its traffic away from the site in northern Mali of the crashed Air Algerie airline, the French group said.

Wreckage of Air Algerie plane carrying 116 people found in Mali

ALGIERS/BAMAKO - Authorities said on Thursday they located the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed in northern Mali carrying 116 passengers and crew, nearly half of them French, en route from Burkina Faso to Algeria. | Video

World, Africa, United Nations 24 Jul 2014

France sends troops to secure crash site of Air Algerie plane

PARIS - France said on Friday it had sent a military unit to secure the site of the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight carrying 110 passengers and six crewmembers which was found in Mali close to the border with Burkina Faso.

World, Africa, 24 Jul 2014

Wreckage of Air Algerie flight found south of Malian town of Gao: state tv

DAKAR - The wreckage of an Air Algerie flight carrying 110 passengers and six crewmembers has been found south of the Malian town of Gao close to the border with Burkina Faso, Malian state television said on Thursday.

World, 24 Jul 2014

French warplanes search Mali desert for crashed Air Algerie plane

ALGIERS - French warplanes and U.N. helicopters scoured the north of Mali on Thursday for the wreckage of an Air Algerie flight after it crashed carrying 110 passengers, nearly half of them French, from Burkina Faso to Algiers. | Video

World, Africa, 24 Jul 2014

Wreckage of Air Algerie flight found south of Malian town of Gao: state tv

DAKAR - The wreckage of an Air Algerie flight carrying 110 passengers and six crewmembers has been found south of the Malian town of Gao close to the border with Burkina Faso, Malian state television said on Thursday.

World, 24 Jul 2014