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2 Men Arrested After Flight From Pakistan Diverted In UK Airspace
CNN.com ^ | May 24,2013 | Laura Smith-Spark, Shaan Khan, Claudia Rebaza

Posted on 05/24/2013 8:44:54 AM PDT by Biggirl

London (CNN) -- Police arrested two men Friday on suspicion of endangering an aircraft after a flight from Pakistan to the United Kingdom was diverted to Stansted Airport, outside of London.

(Excerpt) Read more at cnn.com ...


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; United Kingdom
KEYWORDS: cnn; pakistan; terrorism
From CNN via Drudge: "Not a terror-related incident".
1 posted on 05/24/2013 8:44:54 AM PDT by Biggirl
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To: Biggirl

Maybe they were Cristians? I’ve heard they’ve been banned in the UK.


2 posted on 05/24/2013 8:48:07 AM PDT by Cowboy Bob (Democrats: Robbing Peter to buy Paul's vote.)
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To: Biggirl

So they diverted two Pakistanis for overdue library books?


3 posted on 05/24/2013 8:48:46 AM PDT by cardinal4 (Skip impeachment and move straight to deportation..)
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To: cardinal4
Wajid Hasan, Pakistan's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, told CNN that the two passengers “got into an altercation with air stewardesses and threatened to blow up the plane.”


Wrong thing to say to a stewardess while flying...

4 posted on 05/24/2013 8:57:25 AM PDT by az_gila
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To: Biggirl

Pakistani Tea Party members no doubt. Seems there is no end to the trouble caused by those darn Tea Party guys.


5 posted on 05/24/2013 9:16:39 AM PDT by Stevenc131
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To: az_gila

Just a test to see what the UK response would be to an inflight bomb threat from a Paki airline. Now that they know..what next?


6 posted on 05/24/2013 9:16:46 AM PDT by Oldexpat
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To: az_gila

Agreed. And I would submit “blow up the plane” constitutes terrorism..


7 posted on 05/24/2013 9:22:54 AM PDT by cardinal4 (Skip impeachment and move straight to deportation..)
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To: Biggirl

Was there a goat involved?


8 posted on 05/24/2013 9:24:17 AM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (I’m not a Republican, I’m a conservative! Pubbies haven't been conservative since before T.R.)
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To: Jack Hydrazine

Only as the main meal. With a nice garnish I understand.


9 posted on 05/24/2013 9:32:38 AM PDT by the scotsman (i)
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To: Jack Hydrazine

” I ordered the Falafel dammit!!!”

” and Hamids meal is Kosher!!!”


10 posted on 05/24/2013 10:01:56 AM PDT by DanielRedfoot
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To: Biggirl

There sure have been a lot of terrifying non-terroristic incidents lately.


11 posted on 05/24/2013 10:48:59 AM PDT by bgill (The problem is...no one is watching the Watch List!)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Biggirl.


12 posted on 05/24/2013 6:24:09 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
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