Would-be Bangladeshi plane hijacker had toy gun -police

Security personnel stand guard outside of the hijacked aircraft of the Biman Bangladesh Airlines in the Shah Amanat International Airport in Chittagong, Bangladesh February 24, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer

DHAKA (Reuters) – A Bangladeshi passenger on a Dubai-bound flight who threatened to blow up the plane and tried to force his way into the cockpit was carrying a toy gun and no explosives, police said on Monday. Police are investigating how the man had been able to board the Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight in […]

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