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4 hrs ago | Reuters

Final tally for Air Algerie crash 116: Burkinabe official

Two people originally believed to have traveled on an Air Algerie plane that crashed in Mali last week did not board the flight, reducing the official death toll to 116, a senior official in Burkina Faso said on Friday.

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7 hrs ago | Finextra Research news

Bank of Africa Burkina Faso connects HQ to branches with SkyVision VPN tech

SkyVision Global Networks Ltd., a leading global communications provider, announced the successful implementation of the first phase of its project with the Bank of Africa Burkina Faso, the country's second largest financial institution.

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11 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Identifying Victims Of Algerian Airliner Crash A Complex Process, Say Experts

Identifying remains of victims of the Air Algerie AH5017 crash is a complex matter partly due to the bodies' state of decay, according to experts.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

WATE-TV Knoxville

French experts in Burkina Faso to ID victims

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WLNE-TV Providence

French experts in Burkina Faso to ID victims

Five people are suing the federal government alleging that an expanded national security screen targeting Muslims has led to lengthy delays and denials in their applications for citizenship and green cards.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Algeria: Crashed Plane Turned Back, Radar Shows

France has named two examining magistrates to investigate charges of manslaughter relating to the Air Algrie flight AH5017 crash in Mali last Thursday.

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International Business Times

British Airways to Face Lawsuit on Pilot's Child Abuse Charges

An Air Algerie Airways plane prepares to land at Houari Boumediene Airport in Algiers July 24, 2014.

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Channelnewsasia.com

No intact bodies found so far in Air Algerie crash probe

Dressed in protective white overalls, French experts sift through the debris of the Air Algerie plane that disintegrated over the northern Mali desert last week, killing all 118 on board.

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New Vision

Each one of us is responsible for everyone's safety and security

So many gruesome things have been happening lately in the airspace. Many travellers are beginning to think twice before they opt to fly.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Daily Star

Paris asks to run DNA tests on Lebanese plane victims

A Burkina Faso Air Force soldier and a journalist look at debris of the Air Algerie Flight AH 5017 scattered at the crash site in Mali's Gossi region, west of Gao, on July 26, 2014.

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IcNorthWales

Dave Morgan: Flintshire teacher killed in Mali air crash was 'larger than life'

A teacher killed in a plane crash in Northern Mali last week has been described as a 'larger than life' character who was looked up to by his students.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

TIME.com

Doomed Air Algerie Flight Asked to Turn Back Before Crash

French military helicopters fly above the crash site of Air Algerie flight AH5017 near the northern Mali town of Gossi July 24, 2014.

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Suria

Singapore leaders send condolences over AH5017 crash

SINGAPORE: Singapore leaders have sent their condolences to their counterparts in France, Algeria and Burkina Faso, over the tragic crash of Air Algerie flight AH5017.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

News24

.com | Mali opens inquiry into Air Algerie crash

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The Miami Herald

Air Algerie jet's black boxes to be sent to France

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, July 27

The jet was flying from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, to Algiers, Algeria, on Thursday when it went down.

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WSJV-TV South Bend

Air Algerie jet with 116 on board crashes in Mali

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International Business Times

Air Algerie AH5017 an Act of Terrorism, Timeline of Events Suggest

An Air Algerie Airways plane prepares to land at Houari Boumediene Airport in Algiers July 24, 2014.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Experts begin 'difficult' Air Algerie crash probe

Investigators were due on the site of the Air Algerie plane disaster in Mali Saturday to try and determine why the jetliner came down with such force that it completely disintegrated.

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Times of Oman

Families, charity workers among victims of Air Algerie crash

Charity workers in Burkina Faso, entire families, expatriates, tourists... the victims of the Air Algerie crash in Mali have left behind scores of shellshocked relatives and friends.

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