British armed police escort man off Qatar Airways plane at Manchester
Published on Aug 5, 2014 9:35 PM
LONDON (REUTERS) - British armed police took a handcuffed man off a Qatar Airways plane which had been escorted into Manchester by a fighter jet, Reuters photographs showed on Tuesday.
A passenger on the plane interviewed by the BBC said the man was taken off while other passengers waited in their seats.
A spokesman for Qatar Aiways said the crew of flight QR23 from Doha to Manchester had received a threat about a possible device on board.
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