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Air France says crew staying at besieged Bamako hotel are safe

Reuters , Friday 20 Nov 2015
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Twelve Air France crew members staying at a hotel in Bamako where Islamist gunmen had taken hostages are now safe, the French airline said on Friday.

As a precaution, Air France flights from and to Bamako for Friday have been cancelled, it said.

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