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    Co-pilot of Ethiopian plane hijacks own plane to seek asylum in Switzerland

    The co-pilot of a hijacked Ethiopian Airlines flight surrendered to Swiss authorities in Geneva on Monday after commandeering his aircraft to seek asylum in Switzerland, police said.
    "There is ... a code for hijack. So this co-pilot put in the code for 'I just hijacked the aircraft'," he said. As the plane was over Italy at the time, two Italian Eurofighters were scrambled to accompany it, he said.
    Co-pilot hijacks Ethiopian plane, surrenders to Swiss police | Reuters

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    Probably seeking asylum because he's hungry.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Captain America View Post
    Probably seeking asylum because he's hungry.
    Swiss chocolate and swiss cheese. Not a bad place to go in that case I guess.
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