Bodies of those killed in Egypt crash flown to Russia

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224 people were killed in a Russian jet crash in Egypt and the bodies of 144 of them have been flown back to St. Petersburg.

Relatives gathered at a morgue in St. Petersburg to give DNA samples to assist in identifying the victims. CCTV America’s Lorna Shaddick reports from Moscow.

Bodies of those killed in Egypt crash flown to Russia

Bodies of those killed in Egypt crash flown to Russia

224 people were killed in a Russian jet crash in Egypt and the bodies of 144 of them have been flown back to St. Petersburg. Relatives gathered at a morgue in St. Petersburg to give DNA samples to assist in identifying the victims. CCTV America's Lorna Shaddick reports from Moscow.


Russian tourists worried about trip home from Egypt

The Sinai region in Egypt, where the plane crashed, is popular with Russian tourists. CCTV’s Adel Mahrouky reports from the resort town of Sharm el Sheikh where the ill-fated flight departed.

Russian tourists worried about trip home from Egypt

Russian tourists worried about trip home from Egypt

The Sinai region in Egypt, where the plane crashed, is popular with Russian tourists. CCTV's Adel Mahrouky reports from the resort town of Sharm el Sheikh where the ill-fated flight departed.