Libyan airplane hijacked, lands in Malta

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December 23, 2016 12:57

 
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According to various reports, an airplane with 118 passengers was hijacked on Friday in Libya and flown to Malta.

Two hijackers had threatened to blow the plane up, outlets including the Times of Malta reported.

In what was supposed to be an internal flight, the Afriqiyah airways plane was instead flown to the small European island, with the status of those on board currently unknown.



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