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Moroccan army says military plane crash kills 78, injures 3

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Rescuers arrive at the site where a military transport place crashed in southern Morocco on July 26. A military transport plane slammed into a mountainside in bad weather in southern Morocco today, killing all 80 people on board, a hospital source said. The army earlier said 78 people were killed and three were rushed to hospital in serious condition after the Hercules C-130 crashed on the edge of the Sahara desert in Morocco's worst military aviation disaster.

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Rescuers carry a body after a military transport place crashed in southern Morocco on July 26. A military transport plane slammed into a mountainside in bad weather in southern Morocco today, killing all 80 people on board, a hospital source said. The army earlier said 78 people were killed and three were rushed to hospital in serious condition after the Hercules C-130 crashed on the edge of the Sahara desert in Morocco's worst military aviation disaster.