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EU states and NATO in uproar ... Belarusian Raman Pratasevich must be a crucial NATO asset ... when was the last plane hijacking to arrest a Most Wanted person? This was more common in the 70s  and in MENA countries ... sometimes States threatened to shoot down a passenger plane to kill the guy.

Belarus Launches Probes Into Two Administrators Of Popular Telegram Channel | RFERL - Nov. 5, 2020 |

Abduction of Turkish national, Abdullah Öcalan in 1999

Famous abduction of Israeli nuclear technician and peace activist Mordechai Vanunu in Rome in 1986.

The US under Reagan wanted to eliminate "Mad Dog" Gaddafi and planned to shoot down a passenger plane if it was confirmed the Libyan leader was on it.

by Oui on Sun May 23rd, 2021 at 10:24:27 PM EST
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As I already pointed out, the last time was in 2013.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Sun May 23rd, 2021 at 11:40:34 PM EST
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Also, in 1956, during the Algeria Independence war, the French authorities diverted a plane carrying several FLN leaders, including the future Algerian president, Ahmed Ben Bella, to Algiers; they remained in jail until the Algerian independence in March 1962.
by Bernard on Wed May 26th, 2021 at 05:42:42 PM EST
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by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Wed May 26th, 2021 at 06:37:14 PM EST
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Nothing has changed in Israel policy ... same arrogance ... in 1956 the Suez crisis ...

The Lavon affair ("Esek Habish" - the shameful affair) was one of the most bizarre chapters in Israeli history.  In 1954, the Israeli secret service set up a spy ring in Egypt, with the purpose of blowing up US and British targets. The operation was code-named "Susanah."

by Oui on Wed May 26th, 2021 at 10:31:25 PM EST
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In a majority of EU states, activist Protasevich would be arrested and likely receive jail time ... from BBC News

Belarus election: How Nexta channel bypassed news blackout

by Oui on Mon May 24th, 2021 at 02:36:01 PM EST
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Unprecedented? Not by a long shot ...

SBU's secret plan was to intercept the Turkish plane while in Ukrainian airspace, force it to land and arrest the "terrorists".

The 'Russian Coup' Plot In Belarus Was Faked By Ukraine | Aug. 2020 |

by Oui on Tue May 25th, 2021 at 10:30:46 AM EST
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by Oui on Fri May 28th, 2021 at 06:08:20 PM EST
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This time PM Rutte and fake opposition leader Tikhanovskaya.

by Oui on Fri May 28th, 2021 at 06:11:25 PM EST
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by Oui on Sat Jun 5th, 2021 at 07:07:07 PM EST
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