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Investigators begin work at Air Algérie crash site in Mali – Financial Times


Investigators begin work at Air Algérie crash site in Mali
Financial Times
Investigators have begun combing the wreckage of an Air Algérie airliner that crashed in Mali on Thursday killing all 118 people aboard, almost half of them French, in the third big international civil aviation disaster in the past week. French

Posted on 26 July 2014 | 9:12 am

Lebanese delegation leaves for Mali on repatriation mission – The Daily Star


The Daily Star

Lebanese delegation leaves for Mali on repatriation mission
The Daily Star
French Transport Minister Frederic Cuvillier denied the plane had been shot down from the ground, possibly by rebels in Mali's restive north. Hours after finding the wreckage in Mali, the French interior minister said that the most likely cause of the

Posted on 26 July 2014 | 7:58 am

Investigators reach Mali plane crash site – Aljazeera.com


Aljazeera.com

Investigators reach Mali plane crash site
Aljazeera.com
Aviation experts, criminal investigators and soldiers have converged on an isolated patch of northern Mali to search for clues that might explain why an Air Algerie passenger jet fell from the sky in a storm and apparently disintegrated on impact.
No survivors of Air Algerie plane crash in Mali, French president saysLos Angeles Times
Air Algerie flight crashes in eastern MaliStuff.co.nz
Air Algerie crash in Mali kills all passengers and crewThe Australian
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Posted on 26 July 2014 | 5:52 am

Algeria plane: Video shows scene of Mali crash site – BBC News


BBC News

Algeria plane: Video shows scene of Mali crash site
BBC News
Amateur video has emerged showing the site in Mali where an Air Algerie flight AH5017 passenger jet crashed on Thursday. The 116 passengers on the Air Algerie flight included 51 French citizens. French President Francois Hollande said there were no …

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 9:33 pm

Air Algerie: Family of 10 perish in Mali crash – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

Air Algerie: Family of 10 perish in Mali crash
Telegraph.co.uk
Details of the human tragedy emerged as the French and Malian authorities began trying to piece together what happened to flight AH5017, which crashed just over 50 minutes after taking off from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso on Thursday morning.

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 8:36 pm

Air Algerie Plane Wreckage Found In Mali – Huffington Post


Air Algerie Plane Wreckage Found In Mali
Huffington Post
"We sent men, with the agreement of the Mali government, to the site, and they found the wreckage of the plane with the help of the inhabitants of the area," said Gen. Gilbert Diendere, a close aide to Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore and head of

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 2:07 pm

‘Disintegrated’ Air Algerie plane found with no survivors; ‘black box’ recovered – CNN


'Disintegrated' Air Algerie plane found with no survivors; 'black box' recovered
CNN
(CNN) — French forces secured the site of a crashed Air Algerie flight in Mali, and found one flight recorder but no survivors, French President Francoise Hollande said Friday. Wreckage of the jet was found in a "disintegrated state" in northern Mali

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 12:36 pm

France Confirms No Survivors in Air Algerie Plane Crash – TIME


France Confirms No Survivors in Air Algerie Plane Crash
TIME
President François Hollande of France confirmed Friday that there were no survivors from Flight AH5017 that crashed carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algiers. The wreckage of the plane was found Thursday in Mali, according to officials. Both of

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 10:19 am

Air Algérie Flight Crashes in Northern Mali – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Air Algérie Flight Crashes in Northern Mali
Wall Street Journal
An Air Algérie jetliner with at least 116 people on board crashed in northern Mali on Thursday, the airline and officials in Africa said, marking the latest in a string of airline incidents around the world to challenge aviation regulators and safety

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 2:13 am

French official: Air Algerie flight that disppeared from radar crashed in Mali – Fox News


Fox News

French official: Air Algerie flight that disppeared from radar crashed in Mali
Fox News
A French Ministry of Defense official tells Fox News that the Air Algerie jet carrying 116 people that vanished from radar shortly after takeoff late Wednesday night has crashed in Mali, and that two French fighter jets have located the wreckage. Air

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 3:16 pm

Mali – Yahoo News Search Results

Air Algerie Plane Wreckage Found in Mali

French troops are headed to a remote area in Mali to secure the site of Thursday's Air Algerie jet crash, the third major international aviation disaster in a week.

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 6:42 pm

Wreckage of Air Algerie Flight 5017 found in Mali

JC Finley BAMAKO, Mali, July 25 (UPI) — The wreckage of Air Algerie Flight 5017 that crashed Thursday in Mali has now been found. There were no survivors.

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 12:53 pm

Mali government, northern rebels sign roadmap deal for peace talks

Mali's government and Tuareg-led rebels on Thursday signed an agreement for a roadmap toward securing a broader peace deal to end decades of uprisings in the north. Mali's vast northern desert region – called Azawad by the Tuareg rebels – has risen up four times in the last 50 years, with various groups fighting for independence or self-rule. A final peace agreement will be signed in Mali, but …

Posted on 25 July 2014 | 6:54 am

Air Algerie jet with 116 on board crashes in Mali

OUAGADOUGO, Burkina Faso (AP) — An Air Algerie jetliner carrying 116 people crashed Thursday in a rainstorm over restive Mali, and its wreckage was found near the border of neighboring Burkina Faso — the third major international aviation disaster in a week.

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:48 pm

Mali, northern rebels agree on 'roadmap' for peace talks

By Hamid Ould Ahmed ALGIERS (Reuters) – Mali's government and Tuareg-led rebels on Thursday signed an agreement for a roadmap toward securing a broader peace deal to end decades of uprisings in the north. Mali's vast northern desert region – called Azawad by the Tuareg rebels – has risen up four times in the last 50 years, with various groups fighting for independence or self-rule. A final peace …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 9:38 pm

French warplanes search Mali desert for crashed Air Algerie plane

By Hamid Ould Ahmed ALGIERS (Reuters) – 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. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said authorities believed flight AH5017 may have encountered bad weather after the pilot requested to …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 8:51 pm

Air Algerie flight 'probably crashed' in Mali

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali during a rainstorm, officials said. France deployed fighter jets to search for wreckage and the country's president said the plane most likely crashed.

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:40 pm

Missing Algerian airliner over Mali 'probably crashed'

An Air Algerie plane missing since early Thursday over Mali with 116 passengers and crew, including 50 French nationals, on board probably crashed, French President Francois Hollande said. Speaking on French television, Hollande said: "Everything leads us to believe that the plane has crashed." He vowed to deploy all of France's military means in Mali, where it has hundreds of troops, to track …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 5:26 pm

WorldViews: A reminder of what has been happening in Mali

AH5017 brings renewed attention to the troubled nation.

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:21 pm

France: Air Algerie flight vanishes over N Mali

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali after heavy rains were reported, according to the plane's owner and government officials in France and Burkina Faso.

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 1:58 pm