The reason? This Turkish Muslim passenger was forced her to extinguish her cigarette. She’s the one in the full-face covering body bag in blue.
The SUN A Pegasus Airlines flight from Istanbul to Tymbou, Northern Cyprus airport was canceled after a Muslim woman threatened to blow up the aircraft this morning, Turkish newspaper Hurriyet reported. According to Hurriyet, the woman argued with other passengers and kept lighting cigarettes in the plane before security forces arrived.
She held up a picture of Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen – accused of being behind the 2016 coup plot to take out President Erdogan. According to Cyprus Mail, the woman yelled: “I am a FETO member, and I will blow up the aircraft.” Turkish media said the woman claimed to have five bombs.
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