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Algeria airliner missing on Sahara route from Burkina Faso – BBC News

BBC News Algeria airliner missing on Sahara route from Burkina FasoBBC NewsAlgeria's national airline, Air Algerie, says it has lost contact with one of its planes flying from Burkina Faso to Algiers across the Sahara. Contact was lost about 50 … Continue reading

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Sahara desert deaths: Niger migrants, mainly children, die of thirst – Daily Mail

Daily Mail Sahara desert deaths: Niger migrants, mainly children, die of thirstDaily MailThe bodies of 87 migrants were found on Wednesday in Niger's desert north after they died of thirst just a few kilometres from the border of Algeria, their … Continue reading

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Foreigners still trapped in Sahara hostage crisis – Reuters UK

Globe and Mail Foreigners still trapped in Sahara hostage crisisReuters UKBy Lamine Chikhi and Abdelaziz Boumzar. ALGIERS/IN AMENAS, Algeria | Sat Jan 19, 2013 12:56am GMT. ALGIERS/IN AMENAS, Algeria (Reuters) – More than 20 foreigners were captive or missing inside … Continue reading

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Sahara hostage siege turns Mali war global – Reuters UK

Economic Times Sahara hostage siege turns Mali war globalReuters UKBy Lamine Chikhi and Bate Felix. ALGIERS/BAMAKO | Thu Jan 17, 2013 3:16am GMT. ALGIERS/BAMAKO (Reuters) – Islamist fighters have opened an international front in Mali's civil war by taking dozens … Continue reading

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