Wreckage of Algeria plane foundThe Swiftair MD-83 airplane taking off from Hamburg airport. 15 June 2014

The wreck of a plane that disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali, officials say.


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At least 13 people have been killed and more than 200 injured when a UN-run school used as a shelter in Gaza came under fire, Gazan health officials say.

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