Police lead away suspected hijacker
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Turkish hijack suspect arrested at airport

Police have arrested a suspected hijacker after passengers on a Turkish Airlines flight from Oslo overpowered the man, according to security sources.

Reports say he put on a mask and tried to force his way into the cockpit, saying he had a bomb.

The man was arrested when the plane landed at Istanbul's Ataturk airport. No-one was hurt.

  • 06 Jan 2011
  • From the section Europe
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