Tributes to British teacher after Air Algerie plane crash

Tributes have poured in for a teacher after he was named locally as the British national killed in the Air Algerie plane crash in Mali.

ITV News understands David Morgan was among the 118 victims of the crash. Prime Minister David Cameron said he was "deeply saddened" by the death of the British national.

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France send military unit to AH5017 wreckage scene

France has sent a military unit to secure the site of the wreckage of the Air Algerie flight which was carrying 51 French nationals.

There were 110 passengers on the plane, which crashed in Mali, plus six crew members. All the crew are thought to be Spanish.

A statement from French President Francois Hollande's office said."A French military unit has been sent to secure the site and gather the first elements of information."

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