All the while, I thought that stories about missing planes and hijacking are only exaggerated scripts that brought many fortunes to a lot of writers. However, this news only proves that what we see on movie screens are actual events which can happen in our midst. However, we need to accept the fact that accidents can happen, whether you are soaring high in a plane or just staying at home.

The BBC’s Alex Duval-Smith in Mali says there was "very bad weather" in the area, as well as "armed groups" Continue reading the main story Related Stories A passenger plane carrying 116 people is feared to have crashed on a flight from Burkina Faso to the Algerian capital Algiers. […]