August 10, 2008
Air China Flight Threatened (Folo) Monitors Say Uighurs Make Threat on Games
An Air China flight from central Japan turned back on Friday after the airline received a bomb threat in an e-mail message that also said the Beijing Olympic Games site would be attacked, the Japanese police and media said, Reuters reported from Tokyo.
The Japanese media said the message included a threat to bring the flight to Chongqing down in Beijing, where the opening ceremony was due to be staged later on Friday. The flight landed safely, the airport police said.
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