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  5/19/2013, Sivan 10, 5773

American Airline Passenger Detained for Gas Grenade

An American citizen was detained, Sunday evening, when a security check discovered an Israel Defense Forces gas grenade in her belongings as she prepared to board a flight for the United States from Ben-Gurion International Airport.

She was detained for questioning to remove any security suspicions and the grenade was confiscated.