Mogadishu pilot says blast fatal if higher altitude

Feb 8, 2016

Mogadishu pilot says blast fatal if higher altitude

The Serb pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a gaping hole in its fuselage said Sunday he never doubted that it was caused by a bomb and described the security surrounding the airplane at Mogadishu Airport as “zero.” A suicide bomber is ...

Dec 7, 2015

Ginza Apple store calls off event after receiving bomb threat

The Apple Inc. retail store in Tokyo’s Ginza district called off a promotional event Sunday after receiving an anonymous letter threatening to blow it up unless the event was canceled. Officers from Tsukiji Police Station searched the outlet but found no suspicious objects. The ...

Jul 13, 2015

Caller threatens to blow up bullet train

Tokyo Station received a phone call Sunday afternoon from a man claiming to have planted a bomb on a bullet train, authorities said Monday. The man claimed he would detonate the bomb by Monday. No explosives were found and the incident did not affect ...