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– TURKEY FLIGHT HIJACKED

On 08/18/2007 at about 11:00 local time, two men, armed with a piece of plasticine, pretended to be an explosive bomb, tried to hijack a Turkish airliner in a flight from the Turkish part of Cyprus to Istanbul with 136 passengers and crew. Continue reading

– JFK BOMB PLOT

Of Friday 06/01/2007 American authorities arrested in Brooklyn, New York, USA Russell Defreitas, a U.S. citizen from Guyanan descent and a former cargo worker in JFK airport, over suspicions of conspiring to attack JFK International Airport in New York Continue reading

– ZACARIAS MOUSSAOUI

Zacarias Moussaoui, a French citizen, was born in south west France to a family of Moroccan descent on 05/30/1968. His mother raised him and other three brothers alone on a house cleaning salary. Although Zacarias Moussaouis’ family was Muslim he grew in a moderate and tolerant atmosphere. Continue reading

– RICHARD COLVIN REID

Richard Colvin Reid was born on 08/12/1973 in Bromly, south London, to an English mother and a Jamaican father. At the age of four his parents divorced and he stayed with his mother. In his teens Richard Reid was a small street offender and seat several times in jail. At age of 16, in 1989, while in Feltham Young Offenders’ Institution, Richard Reid convert to Islam. Continue reading

– THE 9/11

On the morning of 09/11/2001 at about 08:15, USA east coast local time, four commercial airliners where hijacked almost simultaneously. Continue reading