Newspaper: Passengers of Istanbul-Basra flight attack crew
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan.7
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
Iraqi citizens flying on the Turkish Airlines Istanbul - Basra (Iraq) flight attacked the crew after the plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Kuwait, Turkish Radikal newspaper wrote on Jan.7.
The airplane landed in Kuwait due to adverse weather conditions which led to a protest of Iraqis aboard the plane.
The newspaper also reported that the pilot had to call airport security to calm the protest.
Those who attacked the crew of Turkish Airlines plane were dropped off the flight, according to the newspaper.
Translated by L.Z.
Edited by S.M.