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Egyptians defend balloon safety

Colleagues of an Egyptian pilot who was flying a balloon which killed 19 tourists when it crashed near Luxor, have defended his safety record.

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Families asked to identify victims of balloon tragedy

Families of the victims of the Luxor hot air balloon crash have been asked to come to Egypt from across the world to identify their loved ones.

The bodies of those killed in Tuesday's tragedy have been flown to Cairo overnight.

Daybreak's Chief Correspondent Richard Gaisford has the latest from Luxor.

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