Norwegian airport closes down because of suspicious package

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December 18, 2010 13:40

 
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Norwegian police early Saturday sealed off the Haugesund airport on the west coast of country after a suspicious package was found inside, reported AFP.

The package was discovered Friday night and after an initial investigation authorities decided to close down the airport, a police chief told AFP.

He did not explain what the circumstances were behind the incident.


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