Algerian plane crashed in N. Mali: Algerian official

Algerian plane missing: The plane sent its last message around 1:30 GMT, asking Niger air control to change its route because of heavy rains in the area, Ouedraogo said.

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Xavier Larrosa/Reuters

An Air Algerie flight crashed on Thursday en route from Ouagadougou inBurkina Faso to Algiers with 110 passengers on board, an Algerian aviation official said.