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UK Police: 5 From Diverted Plane Claim Asylum
AP - via abc ^ | RAPHAEL SATTER

Posted on 06/16/2013 7:02:09 AM PDT by don-o

Five passengers from an EgyptAir flight diverted to a Scottish airport over an apparent threat to destroy the aircraft are now seeking asylum in Britain, authorities said Sunday.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; United Kingdom
KEYWORDS: egypt; scotland
Syria?
1 posted on 06/16/2013 7:02:09 AM PDT by don-o
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To: don-o

Better the UK get them than the US. They were headed for New York.


2 posted on 06/16/2013 7:07:55 AM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (Doing the same thing and expecting different results is called software engineering.)
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To: Lonesome in Massachussets

THEY probably issued the threat!


3 posted on 06/16/2013 7:27:18 AM PDT by DIRTYSECRET (urope. Why do they put up with this.)
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To: DIRTYSECRET

No, they wanted to get to a Muslim country with EBT cards before asking for asylum. But the pickings are definitely better in the U.K. The infidels there are unarmed.


4 posted on 06/16/2013 7:31:27 AM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (Doing the same thing and expecting different results is called software engineering.)
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To: don-o

They wanted to get there in time to plant bombs at the London Marathon. Screw ‘em. Like Sarah said, let Allah sort them out.


5 posted on 06/16/2013 7:51:39 AM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (Doing the same thing and expecting different results is called software engineering.)
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To: don-o
Before jumping to conclusions we must remember that not all Egyptians...not all people from that part of the world...are worthless scum.That region does have Christians (granted it's a a declining number thanks to the AK 47) and perhaps even a few Jews (although,most likely,*very* few).
6 posted on 06/16/2013 8:02:22 AM PDT by Gay State Conservative (The Civil Servants Are No Longer Servants...Or Civil.)
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To: don-o

LOL! Look for more people from the world’s least popular countries to try this.


7 posted on 06/16/2013 8:16:54 AM PDT by Tax-chick (Does Bill have a job yet?)
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To: Gay State Conservative

Arab Christians aren’t necessarily good. Sirhan Sirhan was a Christian, FWIW.


8 posted on 06/16/2013 9:30:44 AM PDT by PghBaldy (12/14 - 930am -rampage begins... 12/15 - 1030am - Obama's advance team scouts photo-op locations.)
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