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Last dead in Uganda chopper crash found

2012-08-16 18:11

Nairobi - Kenyan search teams on Thursday found the final missing bodies of seven Ugandan servicemen killed in a military helicopter crash at the weekend, the army said as it ended its rescue mission.

"All the seven bodies were found within the burnt wreckage of the helicopter, and they were recovered and flown to Nairobi... We can now safely say that the rescue mission has come to an end," said Kenyan army spokesperson Bogita Ongeri.