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Press Release Regarding The Passenger Plane Belonging To Algeria Airlines That Crashed In Mali , 25.07.2014

No: 253, 25 July 2014

We learned with deep sorrow that Algeria Airlines which departed from Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso heading for Algeria with 112 passengers and six crew members on board crashed in the Gao region in Mali.

We wish God’s mercy upon those who lost their lives in the crash and convey our condolences to their families.