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Egyptian medics taking away the body of a person killed at the site where a hot air balloon crashed, in a field next to the southern Egyptian town of Luxor, 26 February 2013. Media reports state on 26 February, a hot air balloon carrying tourists crashed killing 18 people when its caught fire after gas was released from a hose that was broken or disconnected. Most of the victims were foreign tourists, including nine from Hong Kong. The others are from Japan, France and Britain. One Egyptian tour guide was also among the dead. Two people, including the pilot, survived with burns. Photo by STR
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