Jordanian plane hijacked in Libya

Armed group hijacked a Royal Jordanian airlines airplane in Libyan capital Tripoli

 

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(AMMAN)  Armed groups hijacked a Royal Jordanian airlines airplane in Libyan capital Tripoli on Monday.

A Royal Jordanian airlines airplane scheduled to take off for Amman was hijacked in Tripoli International Airport, sources said.

No announcement has so far been made by Libyan or Jordanian authorities.

It also remains unknown whether or not there were any people onboard. 

International Tripoli Airport was besieged by armed groups and all flights were transferred to be conducted from Mitiga International Airport on Sunday night.