11 Al Qaeda-Linked Terrorists Arrested, Questioned over Plane DisappearancePosted: May 4, 2014
Reports coming out of the UK, specifically the Daily Mail, shed new light on the missing Malaysia Airways Flight 370. Eleven al Qaeda-linked terrorists are being questioned on their knowledge of the missing plane and there is speculation surrounding more than 2 tonnes of sensitive and unaccounted for cargo.
The suspects had been identified by both the FBI and MI6 as persons of interest and are reported to be members of a new terror group said to be planning bomb attacks in Muslim countries.
At the same time, it was revealed yesterday that MH370 was carrying cargo which had not been listed on the official manifest. One consignment included 200kg of lithium batteries – already a restricted cargo – but had a total declared weight of 2.45 tonnes. One company spokesperson involved in the shipment stated to Malaysia’s The Star that the nature of the cargo could not be disclosed. (read more)