Rescuers attend the wreckage of an Algerian army plane that crashed near the Boufarik airbase, killing 257 people. Photo: AFP Rescuers attend the wreckage of an Algerian army plane that crashed near the Boufarik airbase, killing 257 people. Photo: AFP
Rescuers attend the wreckage of an Algerian army plane that crashed near the Boufarik airbase, killing 257 people. Photo: AFP
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Algerian military plane crashes, killing at 257 people on board

Defence ministry says the cause of the crash was unclear, and an investigation has been opened

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Rescuers attend the wreckage of an Algerian army plane that crashed near the Boufarik airbase, killing 257 people. Photo: AFP Rescuers attend the wreckage of an Algerian army plane that crashed near the Boufarik airbase, killing 257 people. Photo: AFP
Rescuers attend the wreckage of an Algerian army plane that crashed near the Boufarik airbase, killing 257 people. Photo: AFP
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