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  תמוז 24, 5771 , 26/07/11

Bahrain: Man Arrested, Suspected of Carrying Explosives

Bahrain security forces arrested a British man on suspicion of carrying explosives aboard a plane, Reuters reported Tuesday. However, according to the report a search of the aircraft failed to find any explosives.

“Security forces stopped a British man of Asian descent on suspicion that he was carrying explosives on a plane coming to Bahrain in transit and headed to Britain,” Reuters quoted the Bahraini interior ministry as having said on Twitter. “After ensuring the safety of all the passengers and inspecting them and the airplane, no explosives were found aboard the plane.”

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