A picture taken with a mobile phone shows the plane wreckage
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Algeria mourns dozens killed in military plane crash

Algeria has begun three days of national mourning for the 77 people killed in a military passenger plane crash in the north-east of the country.

One person survived when the Hercules C-130 crashed into a mountain in Oum al-Bouaghi province, en route to Constantine, in bad weather conditions.

Most of the passengers were military personnel and their family members.

  • 12 Feb 2014