More than 100 people killed in Algerian military plane crash

At least 100 people were killed in a military plane crash in Algeria on Wednesday, local media said.

Local news website TSA said 105 people had died, quoting what it called provisional figures from the civil service.

A statement from the defence ministry confirming the crash gave no casualty toll.

A member of the Algerian ruling party however said the victims of the plane crash included 26 members of the Western Saharan Polisario Movement.

 

Source: Africanews

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